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40-3067 B-17D

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Patterson 11-Apr-41; Assigned 30BS/19BG Clark Field, PI 20-Oct-41; Delivered Monte return to Batchelor, Australia for repairs 17-Dec-41 with Lee Coates, Jim Colovin, Walt Seamon, Harris, John McLaurin, Earl Christianson, Martin Schadel, Cooksey, Barber, Chas Smith; but crashed on take off for Samarinda, Borneo then Singosari, Java with Edwin C. Teats 28-Jan-42. Salvaged. Never used in combat. Bever served in the UK.


Date Contributor Update
30 May 2015 01:13:29 Lee8thbuff Changes to serial number, production block number, manufacturer and description

Lee Cunningham 29-May-2015. Added Block Number, manufacturer, nickname; edited description changed dates to military-style significations per "The B-17 Flying Fortress Story" , Roger A. Freeman with David Osborne.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:01 AAM AAM ingest

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log