B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-37802

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-37802


MACR: 1320


History of
B-17 42-37802

Delivered Denver 2/9/43; Gr Island 20/9/43; Assigned 338BS/96BG [BX- ?] Snetterton 30/9/43; Missing in Action Bremen 29/11/43 with Gordon Hendrickson, Co-pilot: Stan Wells, Navigator: Joe Taylor, Bombardier: Jim Rose, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Bill Vargo, Radio Operator: Edwin Bowersox, Ball turret gunner: Lew DeVoe, Waist gunner: Ferdy Monier, Waist gunner: Jack Clackley,Tail gunner: Garnet Wood (10 Killed in Action); ditched North Sea, no trace of crew or aircraft; Missing Air Crew Report 1320.

Last updated: 9. August 2018


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