B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-5334

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-5334



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B-17 42-5334

Delivered Cheyenne 10/11/42; Assigned 334BS/95BG Rapid City 21/12/42; crashed mountains near Ordway, Col, in fierce snowstorm 24/1/43, with Ed Woodward, Co-pilot: Lester Cattron, Navigator: Norval Kelly, Bombardier: Hascall Young, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Chas McDonald, Radio Operator: Carl Simpson,Tail gunner: Chas Burns, pass – Martin Walden, Taylor Hunt, Vince Larney (10 Killed in Service) aircraft totally destroyed. Written off 15/2/43.

Last updated: 16. July 2017


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