B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-37747 / Bucket of Bolts

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-37747 / Bucket of Bolts


  • RCL: XM-A

MACR: 1174


History of
B-17 42-37747 / Bucket of Bolts

Delivered Tulsa 14/8/43; Denver 15/8/43; Scott 26/9/43; Assigned 332BS/94BG [XM-A] Rougham 30/9/43; Missing in Action Bordeaux 5/12/43 with Jerome Devine, Co-pilot: Osborne Ficklen, Navigator: Frank Hubbs, Bombardier: Randy Schaefer, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Norm Thompson, Radio Operator: George Priddy, Ball turret gunner: Pete Colla, Waist gunner: Roger Mathers, Waist gunner: Russell Barker, Tail gunner: Fred Frommhagen (10 Killed in Action); enemy aircraft, crashed Callac, Fr; Missing Air Crew Report 1174. BUCKET OF BOLTS.

Last updated: 25. May 2018


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