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40-3078 B-17D

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Hickam Field, HI 11-May-41; Assigned 14BS/19BG Clark Field, Pjilippines 17-Jul-41 with Ed Teats, Richards, Francis McAllister, Conrad Payne, Roland Provost, Lester Kramer, John Geckeler, Homer Vincent; to Delivered Monte 6-Desc41; return to Batchelor, Australia 18-Dec-41 with EdTeats, Greene, McAllister, Payne, Provost, Kramer, Geckeler, Hartzel, Finnegan, Kovacht; to Samarinda, Borneo then Malang, Java 30-Dec-41 with Ed Teats; strafed on ground at Singosari, Java 3-Feb-42. Salvaged. Never served in UK.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 May 2015 22:26:02 Lee8thbuff Changes to serial number, production block number, manufacturer and description
Sources

Lee Cunningham 30-May-2015. Appended model to TN (conevntion used for aircraft that never served in UK), edited Description (wrote out acronyms), added production block, added manufacturer, converted dates to military-style signification per "The B-17 Flying Fortress Stroy", Roger A. Freeman with David Osborne.

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

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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