B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 43-38532

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-38532


  • RCL: PU-G

History of
B-17 43-38532

Delivered Cheyenne 14/8/44; Lincoln 24/8/44; Grenier 10/9/44; Assigned 360BS/303BG [PU-G] Molesworth 17/9/44; battle damaged Merzhausen 24/12/44 with John St Julien, Dick Newell, George Kiehlkopf, Felix Carney, Bill Mitchell, John Flanogan, Dick Farthing, Ray McClellan, Marlin Evans (9 Returned to Duty); crash landed Snetterton A/fd, UK; repaired & ret; transferred 398BG Nuthampstead 22/5/45; no ops, RAF Valley 2/6/45; Returned to the USA Bradley 7/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 12/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 1/12/45.

Last updated: 13. September 2017


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