B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-97203 / Baby

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97203 / Baby


  • RCL: PY-P

MACR: 4149


History of
B-17 42-97203 / Baby

Delivered Cheyenne 6/2/44; Kearney 25/2/44; Presque Is 5/3/44; Assigned 407BS/92BG [PY-P] Podington 22/3/44; Missing in Action Oberpfaffenhofen 24/4/44 with Bill Parramore, Co-pilot: Oscar Sampson, Navigator: John Steichen, Bombardier: John Garcia, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Roy Hommer, Radio Operator: Carl Stetson, Ball turret gunner: Bill Dorsa, Waist gunner: Chas Gass, Waist gunner: When McKee,Tail gunner: Lloyd Bradshaw (10INT); enemy aircraft KOd #2, force landed Altenrhein, Switz; W/O; Missing Air Crew Report 4149. BABY.

Last updated: 24. June 2017


B-17 42-97203 / Baby Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 1LT Wiliam W. Parramore INT
CP 2LT Oscar C. Sampson INT
BOMB 2LT John H. Garcia INT
ENG/TT T/SGT Roy A. Hommer INT
RO T/SGT Carl D. Stetson INT
BT S/SGT William A. Dorsa INT
WG S/SGT Charles R. Gass INT
WG S/SGT When L. McKee INT
TG S/SGT Lloyd R. Bradshaw INT

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