B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-37750 / Mary T.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-37750 / Mary T.


  • RCL: KY-M

MACR: 779


History of
B-17 42-37750 / Mary T.

Delivered Denver 16/8/43; Long Beach 17/8/43; Assigned 366BS/305BG [KY-M] Chelveston 16/9/43; Missing in Action Schweinfurt 14/10/43 with Bob Lang (KIA-in crash), Navigator: John Tew, Bombardier: Jim Adcox, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Ruben Almquist, Radio Operator: Warren McConnell, Ball turret gunner: Ken Maynard, Waist gunner: Chas Groeninger, Waist gunner: Howie Keenan (7 Prisoner of War), Co-pilot: Stan Alukonis,Tail gunner: Steve Krawszynski (2 evaded capture); enemy aircraft, crashed Floverish, near Immendorf, 19 miles NE of Aachen, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 779 (?915?). MARY T.

Last updated: 10. July 2017


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