B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-97314 / Pop

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97314 / Pop


  • RCL: UX-J

MACR: 5345


History of
B-17 42-97314 / Pop

Delivered Cheyenne 17/2/44; Rapid City 4/3/44; Dow Fd 14/4/44; Assigned 398BG Nuthampstead 26/4/44; no ops, transferred 327BS/92BG [UX-J] Podington 7/5/44; Missing in Action Posen 29/5/44 with Vic Trost, Co-pilot: Dick Funk, Navigator: Franklin Burks, Bombardier: Joe Topolosky, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Bill Honaker, Radio Operator: George Webster, Ball turret gunner: Sam Johnston, Waist gunner: Milton Powell,Tail gunner: George Keith (9INT); enemy aircraft caused damage, crash landed Bulltofta, Swed; Missing Air Crew Report 5345. W/O; POP.

Last updated: 28. July 2017


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