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B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-85543

44-85543

Delivered Louisville 13/3/45; Hunter 25/3/45; Sth Plains 25/4/45; 611 BU Eglin, Salvaged 13/2/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-31811

42-31811

Delivered Cheyenne 22/12/43; Gt Falls 26/12/43; Cheyenne 28/12/43; Yuma 17/1/44; Alamogordo 22/2/44 (request crew); 206 BU Alamogordo 5/10/44; 231 BU Alamogordo 22/10/44; 235 BU Biggs 13/12/44; 225 BU Rapid City 5/3/45; 2114 BU Lockbourn 14/7/45; 554 BU Memphis 29/8/45; 2137 BU Hendricks 20/9/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 9/11/45.

B-17 #44-8603

44-8603

Delivered Lincoln 30/10/44; Dow Fd 14/11/44; Assigned: 551BS/385BG [HR-U] Gt Ashfield 26/11/44; Transferred: 388BG Knettishall 28/11/44; RetUS, Scrapped: Walnut Ridge 1/2/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-31906

42-31906

Delivered Denver 31/12/43; Kearney 13/1/44; Assigned: 410BS/94BG Rougham 21/2/44; 331BS [QE-J]; MIA Munich 31/7/44 Pilot: Darwin Johnson, George Thompson, Mike Rohulich, Bob Maddison, John Dmith, Ralph Bisdale (6KIA); Jim Compton, George Gottschalk, Francis Heimiller (3POW); flak set two engines on fire, crashed Guezenhausen, Germany. MACR 7739.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-31916

42-31916

Delivered Cheyenne 6/1/44; Kingman 19/1/44; 3018 BU Kingman 23/3/45; 3030 BU Roswell 28/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 4/1/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-8773

44-8773

Delivered Cheyenne 21/12/44; Hunter 4/1/45; Dow Fd 31/1/45; Assigned 410BS/94BG [GL-W] Rougham 1/2/45; 332BS [XM-R]; Returned to the USA Morrison 3/10/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 5/1/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-6007

42-6007

Delivered Long Beach 18/6/43; Las Vegas 31/7/43; Tinker 2/12/43; 2114 BU Lockbourn 2/9/44;with Bill Rose force landed base 9/9/44; Vandalia 27/9/44; 4100 BU Patterson 16/1/45; 4142 BU Dayton 20/6/45; Recl Comp 5/6/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-6008

42-6008

Delivered Long Beach 19/6/43; Gr Isle 20/7/43; 303BG Pendleton 24/7/43; 457BG Geiger 18/11/43; 4117 BU Robins 27/6/44; 326 BU MacDill 6/8/44; 329 BU Alexandra 19/4/45; 325 BU Avon Park 22/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 18/8/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-6009

42-6009

Delivered Long Beach 19/6/43; Alexandra 25/7/43; 242 BU Gr Isle 8/6/44; 6BG Gr Isle 8/7/44; 249 BU Alliance 12/10/44; 224 BU Sioux City 21/10/44; 235 BU Biggs 12/5/45; 233 BU Davis Monthan 23/10/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 30/10/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-38558

43-38558

Delivered Cheyenne 17/8/44; Lincoln 27/8/44; Grenier 18/9/44; Assigned: 561BS/388BG Knettishall 19/9/44; MIA Munich 25/2/45 Pilot: Keith Farley, Ed Gillmeier, Virgil Bohm, Don Rohloff, John Giokaris (5KIA); Leon Klein, John Martin, Jack Richardson, John Elliott (4POW); flak, crashed Nuremburg, Germany. MACR 12718.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-102697

42-102697

Delivered Cheyenne 26/3/44; Gulfport 19/4/44; 328 BU Gulfport 31/3/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 18/12/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-107167

42-107167

Delivered Tulsa 12/3/44; Hunter 29/3/44; with Art Stevens force landed 50 miles SW Raleigh NC 9/5/44; Presque Is 10/5/44; W/O 13/5/44.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-107170

42-107170

Delivered Tulsa 12/3/44; MacDill 20/3/44; Hunter 29/3/44; Homestead 12/4/44; Assigned 817BS/483BG Sterparone 14/4/44; Missing in Action Memmingen 18/7/44 with Jim Haley, Moewe, Loinette, Blanchard, Lafferty, Dreps, Kleinknecht, Yarnell, Roszczewski (9 Prisoner of War); Burns (Killed in Action); enemy aircraft, crashed Kempten; Missing Air Crew Report 6978.

B-17 #43-38768

43-38768

Delivered Lincoln 19/9/44; Grenier 10/10/44; Assigned 8AF 16/10/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 5/7/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 7/7/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 13/12/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-107144

42-107144

Delivered Tulsa 5/3/44; Dalhart 12/3/44; 224 BU Sioux City, with Chas Van Pelt crashed 35 miles W Sioux City 5/8/44; W/O 6/8/44.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-107133

42-107133

Delivered Denver 2/3/44; Rapid City 12/5/44; with Dennis Lence crashed seven miles E of Rapid City 18/5/44; W/O 19/5/44.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-107131

42-107131

Delivered Tulsa 1/3/44; Pyote 6/3/44; 556 BU Long Beach 10/7/44; 236 BU Pyote 14/7/44; 235 BU Biggs 16/8/44; 224 BU Sioux City 28/3/45; 225 BU Rapid City 15/6/45; 354 BU Rapid City 20/7/45; 209 BU Galveston 25/7/45; 2621 BU Barksdale 30/11/45; 331 BU Barksdale 2/12/45; 554 BU Memphis 6/2/46; 62 BU Memphis 20/5/46; 62 BU Morrison 30/9/46; 4141 BU Pyote 30/1/47; Recl Comp 22/12/48.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-37972 / Ula Lume

43-37972 / Ula Lume

Delivered Cheyenne 14/6/44; Kearney 22/6/44; Dow Fd 7/7/44; Assigned: 349BS/100BG [XR-F] Thorpe Abbotts 8/7/44; Transferred: 833BS/486BG [2N-J] Sudbury 9/7/44; {17m} MIA Munster 5/10/44 Pilot: Dean Coy, Martin Haemmerle, Burton Colan, Bob Coyle, Howard Brown, Merrill McDonald, Howard Grant, Adam Klosowski, Alvin Birkelbach (9POW); flak, crashed Zutphen, Hol. MACR 9528. ULA LUME.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-107130

42-107130

Delivered Tulsa 1/3/44; Dalhart 12/3/44; 224 BU Sioux City 3/6/45; Recl Comp 22/5/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-39007

43-39007

Delivered Lincoln 6/11/44; Dow Fd 26/11/44; Assigned 338BS/96BG [BX-Z] Snetterton 29/11/44; transferred 731BS/452BG Deopham Green 30/11/44; Returned to the USA 1103 BU Morrison 25/12/45; 594 BU Topeka 14/1/46; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 21/1/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-39022

43-39022

Delivered Lincoln 9/11/44; Grenier 16/12/44; Assigned 8AF 18/12/44; Salvaged 9AF Germany 31/5/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-8592

44-8592

Delivered Cheyenne 30/10/44; Hunter 1/12/44; Grenier 30/12/44; Assigned 483BG Sterparone 4/1/45; RetUS, Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 10/1/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-38687

43-38687

Delivered Cheyenne 3/9/44; Hunter 17/9/44; Grenier 25/9/44; Assigned: 848BS/490BG Eye 27/9/44; MIA Frankfurt but battle damage Darmstadt 24/12/44 Pilot: ‘; forced landing Germany. ardesbergen, Belgium. Salvaged. 23/1/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-39067

43-39067

Delivered Lincoln 23/11/44; Grenier 15/12/44; Assigned 8AF 18/12/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 29/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 1/7/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 26/2/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-39031

43-39031

Delivered Hunter 11/11/44; Grenier 25/11/44; Assigned: 368BS/306BG Thurleigh 17/12/44; MIA Bingen, Germany. 29/12/44 Pilot: Edwin Woellner, Navigator: Theo Pollard, togg-Frank Arnold, Radio Operator: Glenn Korf, Waist Gunner: Franklin Lehnert (5POW); Co-Pilot: Carmon Nickols, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Clarry Gibbs, Ball Turret Gunner: Homer Nyberg, Tail Gunner: Yuen Hop (4KIA); flak, crashed Bingen; MACR 11254.