B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-97567

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97567


  • RCL: MZ-K/F

MACR: 4860


History of
B-17 42-97567

Delivered Denver 22/12/43; Langley 12/1/44; Chicago 18/1/44; Langley 19/1/44; Presque Is 19/2/44; Assigned 413BS/96BG [MZ-K/F] Snetterton 1/2/44; Missing in Action Brux 12/5/44 with Tom Moore, Bombardier: Bill Barber, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Harry Packard, Waist gunner: Rueben Krezer,Tail gunner: Oliver Davenport, Lt Dick Thomson {mission pilot}, Navigator: Norman Williams (7 Killed in Action); Co-pilot: Vic Johnson, m/op-Emery Hall, Radio Operator: Ray Halstrom, Waist gunner: Bernie Brooks (4 Prisoner of War); enemy aircraft, crashed Erbach, two miles NW of Bad Camberg, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 4860.

Last updated: 13. June 2017


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