B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 44-6157

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-6157


  • RCL: N8-W

History of
B-17 44-6157

Delivered Tulsa 19/5/44; Kearney 29/5/44; Dow Fd 9/6/44; Assigned 600BS/398BG [N8-W] Nuthampstead 19/6/44; transferred 92BG Podington 7/5/45; re-ass back to 398BG Nuthampstead 12/5/45; no more ops, RAF Valley 1/6/45; Returned to the USA Bradley 6/6/44; Sth Plains 26/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 9/12/45. LEAPIN’ LIZZ. {last 398BG ship to take off on mission}.

Last updated: 26. February 2018


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