B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 44-6414 / My Gal Sal

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-6414 / My Gal Sal



History of
B-17 44-6414 / My Gal Sal

Delivered Hunter 31/7/44; Dow Fd 14/8/44; Assigned 96BS/2BG Amendola 25/8/44; force landed Acoma 25/12/44 with Jim Rickman, Co-pilot: Ed Gates, Navigator: Isaac Bowman, Bombardier: Harry Lindaberry, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Wilbur Bennett, Radio Operator: Bill Forehand, Ball turret gunner: Ben Prostic, Waist gunner: Tom Bryant,Tail gunner: Tom Benedick (9 Returned to Duty); {51m} Returned to the USA Bradley 30/6/45; Sth Plains 3/7/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 28/11/45. MY GAL SAL.

Last updated: 25. August 2017


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