B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 43-38124 / Kramp’s Tramps

B-17 #43-38124 / Kramp’s Trampszoom_in



  • RCL: EP-S

MACR: 11363


History of
B-17 43-38124 / Kramp’s Tramps

Delivered Cheyenne 28/6/44; Kearney 13/7/44; Dow Fd 20/7/44; Assigned 351BS/100BG [EP-S] Thorpe Abbotts 21/7/44; Missing in Action Hamburg 31/12/44 with Clifton Williams, Ken Newkirk, Dick Williams, Alvin Petteys, Chas McGimley, Lee Carpenter (6 Killed in Action); Larry Ward, Jim Murphy, Roland Douglass (3 Prisoner of War); mid air coll with falling wreckage from 42-31066 (100BG), crashed Hamburg, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 11363. KRAMP’S TRAMPS.

Last updated: 4. June 2017


B-17 43-38124 / Kramp’s Tramps Details

Mid air collision with falling wreckage from B-17 #42-31066 Dixie Baby aka Fools Rush In


B-17 43-38124 / Kramp’s Tramps Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 1LT Clifton M. Williams KIA
CP 2LT Kenneth W. Newkirk KIA
BOMB 2LT Lawrence F. Ward POW
ENG/TT T/SGT Alvin H. Petteys KIA
RO T/SGT Charles J. McGinley KIA
BT S/SGT Lee F. Carpenter KIA
WG S/SGT James H. Murphy POW
TG S/SGT Roland L. Douglas POW

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