B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 43-38572

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-38572


  • RCL: PU-A

MACR: 9409 / KSU/ME/KU: 3062


History of
B-17 43-38572

Delivered Cheyenne 18/8/44; Hunter 27/8/44; Grenier 6/9/44; Assigned 360BS/303BG [PU-A] Molesworth 26/9/44; Missing in Action Magdeburg 28/9/44 with Chas Railing, Co-pilot: Howard McCarl, Navigator: Meyer Liebovitz, Bombardier: Louis H. Willson, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Jim Mellon, Radio Operator: Bill Hanna, Ball turret gunner: Larry Burgeson, Waist gunner: Lorne Cole,Tail gunner: Ralph Barber (9 Killed in Action); enemy aircraft et right wing on fire, crashed Schladen, S of Brunswick, Ger; Missing Air Crew Report 9409.

Last updated: 24. June 2022


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