B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-39896

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-39896


  • RCL: QE-L, GL-H

MACR: 9954


History of
B-17 42-39896

Delivered Long Beach 1/10/43; Gr Island 30/10/43; Assigned 331BS/94BG [QE-L] Rougham 11/11/43; then 410BS [GL-H]; Missing in Action Bohlan 7/10/44 with George Williams, Bob Dean, Andy Weickel, Ray Snodgrass, Hubert McKay, Melvin Gilmer, Lou Pozgay, Bob Landen (8 Killed in Action); George Perrin (Prisoner of War); enemy aircraft attack set fire to both wings and ship crashed Wiehe, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 9954.

Last updated: 3. September 2018


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