B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-5084 / Panhandle Doggie

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-5084 / Panhandle Doggie


MACR: 2286


History of
B-17 42-5084 / Panhandle Doggie

Delivered Tulsa 16-Sep-42; New Castle 10-Oct-42; 91BG/323BS [OR- ] Bassingbourn 14-Dec-42. Missing in Action St Nazaire 3-Jan-43 hit by intense flak, crashed off L’Herbaudiere, Isle de Noirmoutier, France. 9KIA 1POW Missing Air Crew Report (MACR) 2286. This is the second aicraft so named by the pilot. 

Last updated: 27. February 2018


B-17 42-5084 / Panhandle Doggie Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 1LT William M. Anderson KIA
CP 1LT James L. Lee KIA
BOMB 1LT Lyle G. Karnath KIA
ENG/TT T/SGT Robert E. Marrer KIA
RO T/SGT Rex O. Barker KIA
BT S/SGT Lavern A. Senn KIA
WG S/SGT Anthony C. McCauley KIA
WG SGT Richard Q. Flint KIA
TG SGT Herman Odegard KIA

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