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40-2063 B-17C

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered SAD 30-Nov-40; Salt Lake City 22-May-41; Sunset Field 14-Jun-41; Assigned 38RS/19BG [aircraft 41] 14-Nov-41; arrived during Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour 7-Dec-41 with Lt Bruce Allen, Co-pilot: Lt Chas McArthur, Lt Leo Eminger, Avn Cdt Walt Decker, M/Sgt Horace Hunsberger, Sgt Floyd Wright, Pfc Ray Fetty, Pvt Dick Morris, Pvt J.W. Childers; RETUS to Langley; with Larry Dennis on training run, crashed Sebring, Florida 29-May-43 (4 Killed in Service); Written off 29-May-43. Never served in the UK.


Date Contributor Update
19 February 2015 00:46:13 Lee8thbuff Changes to serial number, production block number, manufacturer and description

Lee Cunningham 18-Feb-2015. All changes based on "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