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41-2413 B-17E

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 30-Nov-41; Assigned 38RS/19BG [aircraft 30], was one of the aircraft that arrived over Pearl Harbor 7-Dec-41 with Maj Truman H. Landon, Lt Bill Ellis, Lt George Newton, Lt Chester Budz, Avn Cdt Erwin Cihak, M/Sgt John Meeks, T/Sgt Jesse Schneider, S/Sgt Albt Brawley, Sgt Ben Hale; transferred 42BS/11BG Hickam Field, HI. 30-Dec-42; transferred 5AF 31-Aug-44; Written off 11-Jun-44. Never served in the UK.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 June 2015 17:26:37 Lee8thbuff Changes to serial number, production block number and description
Sources

Lee Cunningham 22-Jun-2015. Appended Model to title (convention used for aircraft that never served in the UK); added Block Number , manufacturer, Edited Description (wrote out acronyms) converted dates to military-style signification 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
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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