B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 43-38171

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-38171


  • RCL: DS-Y

MACR: 9357


History of
B-17 43-38171

Delivered Cheyenne 3/7/44; Kearney 12/7/44; Grenier 21/7/44; Assigned 511BS/351BG [DS-Y] Polebrook 9/8/44; Missing in Action {21m} Politz 7/10/44 with Danforth Merrill, Bob Avette, Mike O’Shea, Bill Custard, Gene Edmonds, Jim Williams, Tom Veltry, Claude Chaffin, Ralph Chocquette (9 Prisoner of War); flak set ship on fire, crash landed Sweden; Missing Air Crew Report 9357.

Last updated: 11. February 2018


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