B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-5179 / Junior

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-5179 / Junior


MACR: 16153


History of
B-17 42-5179 / Junior

Delivered Denver 6/10/42; West Palm Beach 12/1/43; Assigned 352BS/301BG Ain M’Lila 22/2/43; St Donat 6/3/43; Missing in Action {4m} Palermo 22/3/43 with Jim Hair, Miers, Partriquain, Seman, Burns (5 Killed in Action); Yonych, Cook, Upton, McLaughlin (3 Prisoner of War); flak, exploded taking out Me-109. Missing Air Crew Report 16153. JUNIOR.

Last updated: 23. May 2020


B-17 42-5179 / Junior Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 1LT James M. Hair KIA
CP 1LT Lonnie M. Miers KIA
BOMB 1LT Emmet E. Cook POW
ENG/TT T/SGT Louis F. Patriquin KIA
RO SGT Ervin N. Byrnes KIA
BT S/SGT Andrew Seman KIA
WG SGT Jimmie G. McLaughlin POW
TG S/SGT Douglas J. Upton POW

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