B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-5146

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-5146


  • RCL: JJ-S

MACR: 15543


History of
B-17 42-5146

Delivered Cheyenne 4/10/42; Presque Is 28/11/42; Assigned: 422BS/305BG [JJ-S] Chelveston 7/12/42; MIA Paris 4/4/43 Pilot: Herschel Ellis, Co-Pilot: Gene Gwyer, Navigator: Ray Rahner, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Malcolm Logan, Radio Operator: Stan Tucker, Waist Gunner: Bill Humberston, Waist Gunner: Ray Turner, Tail Gunner: Vito Pasquariello (8POW); Bombardier: Archie Parker {body found in wreckage}, Ball Turret Gunner: Bill Withus (2KIA); Enemy aircraft, crashed Lery, near Les Andelys, Fr. MACR 15543.

Last updated: 2. July 2018


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