B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 44-6133

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-6133


  • RCL: FR-Y

History of
B-17 44-6133

Delivered Tulsa 10/5/44; Hunter 19/5/44; Dow Fd 29/5/44; Assigned: 525BS/379BG [FR-Y] Kimbolton 8/6/44; on return from mission 19/6/44 Pilot: Armand Ramcitti, Co-Pilot: Bill Hager, Navigator: Don Watson, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Cecil Tognazzini, Radio Operator: Dick Ritter, Ball Turret Gunner: John Burke, Waist Gunner: Paul Haynes, Tail Gunner: Warren Oaks (8KIA); Bombardier: Theo Chronopolos (RTD); mid air collision w/42-97942, crashed Canvey Is mudbank, Essex, UK; Salvaged.

Last updated: 7. September 2018


B-17 44-6133 Details

Mid-air-collision with B-17 #42-97942 on 19 June 1944.


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