B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-38168 / Dear Mom

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-38168 / Dear Mom


  • RCL: BN-M

History of
B-17 42-38168 / Dear Mom

Delivered Cheyenne 4/1/44; Savannah 21/1/44; Morrison 2/2/44; Assigned 359BS/303BG [BN-M] Molesworth 22/2/44; after landing from training trip while running down runway u/c collapsed 5/1/44 with Leroy Daub, Co-pilot: Noel Newell, Navigator: George Trawicki, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Chas Gilmore, Radio Operator: Vic Kelley, 5RTD; sal 2 SAD 22/4/44. DEAR MOM.

Last updated: 11. September 2017


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