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B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered 38RS/19BG [aircraft 39] Salt Lake City 15-Jan-41; transferred 9BS/7BG, with F.R. Dent crash landed Selfridge Field 24-Feb-41; Albuquerque 4-Dec-41; Pearl Harbor 7-Dec-41 with:

P Lt Bob Richards; CP Leon Humiston
Aviation Cadet F.B. Morris, Aviation Cadet George Gammans
AG S/Sgt Joe Angelini; AG S/Sgt Erwin Casebolt
AG S/Sgt Melvin Zajic; S/Sgt Lawrence Velarde
Pvt Vernon Tomlinson;

Aircraft was heavily damaged by Japanese fighters on arrival at Bellows Field, salvaged for spare parts. SKIPPER.


Event Location Date
Delivered Salt Lake City, UT, USA 15 January 1941
Crashed Selfridge Field 24 February 1941
Assigned Albuquerque, NM, USA 4 December 1941
Assigned Pearl Harbor, HI 96706, USA 7 December 1941


Date Contributor Update
20 February 2019 04:35:32 Chris Brame Changes to media associations

personal collection

Date Contributor Update
14 January 2019 16:23:43 Emily Changes to nicknames

Removed block number from nickname

Date Contributor Update
25 January 2015 19:51:25 Lee8thbuff Changes to production block number, manufacturer, nicknames and description

Lee Cunningham 25-Jan-2105. Added Block Number, appended block number to nickname entry; Edited description, converted dates to military-style signification; formatted crew list.

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

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log