B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-3537 / Friday the 13th

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-3537 / Friday the 13th
  • RCL: XM-B

MACR: 5344


History of
B-17 42-3537 / Friday the 13th

Delivered Denver 26/7/43; Dyersburg 8/8/43; Assigned 332BS/94BG [XM-B] Rougham 3/9/43; Missing in Action Karlsruhe 27/5/44 with Harry Vogel, Co-pilot: Wilburn Dodds, Navigator: Russ Sullivan, Bombardier: Howard Roemer, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Jim Shewmake, Ball turret gunner: Ed Buckholz, Waist gunner: Howard Ruisch,Tail gunner: Paul Anderson (8 Returned to Duty); Waist gunner: Henry Samson (Prisoner of War); Radio Operator: Roy Wander (Killed in Action), flak KOd oxygen system, two crew bailed off Ostend, Bel; Missing Air Crew Report 5344. FRIDAY THE 13TH.

Last updated: 11. February 2018


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