We found 21990 aircraft

  1. 41-24427

    41-24427

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 1/7/42; Assigned 30BS/19BG Mareeba, Aus 21/8/42; Missing in Action on mission 15/9/42 with Capt Robert Williams, Co-pilot: Bob Wilson, Navigator: Bill Dietch, Bombardier: Marion Wheeler, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Marion...

  2. 41-24428

    41-24428

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 1/7/42; Assigned 30BS/19BG Mareeba, Aus 21/8/42; crash landed base with Bill Humrichouse 7/9/42, (crew unknown); Salvaged. (?MISS CARRIAGE?).

  3. 41-24429

    41-24429

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 1/7/42; with Capt Jim Ellis to Australia 29/6/42; Assigned 63BS/43BG Mareeba, Aus 3/8/42; t/o 7 Mile Drome, Port Moresby, Missing in Action Finchhaven, NG 4/12/42 with Lewis A. Anderson, Co-pilot: Bill Box, Navigator: Bob Schleh,...

  4. 41-2443

    41-2443

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered McChord 4/12/41; Assigned 7BG Java, 42BS/11BG Hickam 15/12/41; with Chas Allen (Ward Cox), crashed Keaheakahoe, Hawaii, 5/4/42.

  5. 41-24430

    41-24430

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 1/7/42; Bolling 12/8/42; Assigned Poppy (PTO) 1/9/42; Missing in Action en route from New Zealand 9/42; Written off 31/10/44. Fate uncertain.

  6. 41-24431

    41-24431 The Saint

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 401BS/91BG [LL-G] Bangor 27/8/42; Bassingbourn 11/10/42; detailed mechanical trip to Honington, Sfk. 16/2/43 but crashed on attempted t/o with Earl Riley, Co-pilot: Earl Dosier, Navigator: Roy Schwendiman, Bombardier: Edwin Bush, Flight...

  7. 41-24432

    41-24432 Danellen

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    B-17F 41-24432 was assigned 401BS/91BG [LL-E] Bangor 2-Sep-42; Bassingbourn 1-Oct-42; transferred 324BS [DF-E]; Missing in Action Romilly-sur-Seine 11m 20-Dec-42 (9-man crew) 8KIA 1 POW MACR 5381....

  8. 41-24433

    41-24433

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Middleton AD 9/7/42; Bolling 28/7/42; Westover 3/10/42; Assigned 15PRS/3PRG Membury, UK 7/9/42; Steeple Morden, UK 27/10/42; transferred 12AF La Senia, Alg. 6/12/42; Algiers 25/12/42; Le Kroub, Alg. 5/6/43; La Marsa, Tun. 28/6/43; Grottaglie,...

  9. 41-24434

    41-24434 'The Mudhen'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Middleton AD 9/7/42; Bolling 28/7/42; Westover 3/10/42; Assigned 15PRS/3PRG Membury, Wilt. 7/9/42; Steeple Morden, UK 27/12/42; transferred 12AF La Senia, Alg. 6/12/42; Algiers 25/12/42; Le Kroub, Alg. 5/6/43; La Marsa, Tun. 28/6/43; Returned...

  10. 41-24435

    41-24435

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 92BG Bangor 2/6/42; 340BS/97BG Polebrook 19/8/42; flew Operation Torch commanders to Gibraltar 5/11/42; Maison Blanche, Alg 13/11/42; Tafaraoui, Alg 22/11/42; Biskra, Alg 25/12/42; Chateau-du-Rhumel, Alg 8/2/43; Pont-du-Fahs, Tun 1/8/43;...

  11. 41-24436

    41-24436

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered SAAD 9/7/42; Lowry 20/7/42; Assigned 8AF but not sent, damaged Duncan Fd, Tex. with Frank Gillespie 25/7/42, rep, then landing accident with E.L. Chrisman 30/7/45, and again with Jack Bray at Lowry 14/9/42, rep; New Castle 11/10/42; Middleton...

  12. 41-24437

    41-24437

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 92BG Bangor 1/8/42; 341BS/97BG Polebrook 19/8/42; Maison Blanche 13/11/42; Tafaraoui 22/11/42; Biskra 25/12/42; Chateau-du-Rhumel 8/2/43; Pont-du-Fahs 1/8/43; Depienne 15/8/43; Cerignola 20/12/43; Amendola 16/1/44; Salvaged 9/11/44 {100m}....

  13. 41-24438

    41-24438 None known

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered MAD 9/7/42; with Franklin Gillespie, at Duncan Fd, TX 25/7/42; with E.L. Chrisman force landed Lowry, CO 39/7/42; Bangor 3/8/42; Colorado Springs 29/8/42; Assigned 15PRS/3PRG Membury, UK. 7/9/42; Steeple Morden, UK. 27/10/42; transferred 12AF...

  14. 41-24439

    41-24439 Chief Sly

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    B-17F 41-24439 'Chief Sly' was delivered Dow Fd 2-Sep-42; Assigned 322BS/91BG [LG-Q] 6-Sep-42; Bassingbourn 29-Sep-42; battle damaged 20-Dec-42 on mission to bomb the German air depot at Romilly-sur-Seine, France. Crash-landed Parsonage Farm,...

  15. 41-2444

    41-2444

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered McChord 4/12/41; Assigned 42BS/11BG Hickam 18/10/42; Returned to the USA 17/10/43; Written off 8/10/44.

  16. 41-24440

    41-24440 I Got Spurs

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered SAAD 9/7/42; Lowry 26/7/42; Assigned 15PRS/3PRG Membury, UK 7/9/42; Steeple Morden 27/10/42; transferred 12AF Le Senia, Alg. 6/12/42; Algiers 25/12/42; Le Kroub 5/6/43; La Marsa 28/6/43; Grottaglie 4/10/43; Bari 28/12/43; Returned to the USA...

  17. 41-24441

    41-24441 Francis X

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 326BS/92BG Bangor 31-Jul-42; 326BS/97BG Polebrook 12-Aug-42. Missing in Action 21-Oct-42 while on a mission to bomb the U-Boat pens. 6KIA 4POW. FRANCIS X. No MACR issued....

  18. 41-24442

    41-24442

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 326BS/92BG Bangor 31/7/42; 342BS/97BG Polebrook 8/42; Maison Blanche 13/11/42; Tafaraoui 22/11/42; bombed and damaged on base by Luftwaffe 23/12/42; Salvaged. LITTLE EVA.

  19. 41-24443

    41-24443 Johnny Reb II (or Johnny Reb Jr)

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 326BS/92BG Bangor 1-August-1942; transferred to 414BS/97BG Polebrook 24-August-1942; Missing in Action 21-October-1942 on mission to bomb the U-Boat pens at Lorient/Keroman, France. The Navigator, 1Lt Harold Spire provided the following...

  20. 41-24444

    41-24444 "The Red Gremlin" (When salvaged, it had the name "Superman")

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 92BG Bangor 2/8/42; 340BS/97BG Polebrook 24/8/42 THE RED GREMLIN; took Gen Eisenhower to Gibraltar (1st B-17 to Gib) with Paul Tibbets; Maison Blanche 13/11/42; Tafaraoui 22/11/42; Biskra 25/12/42; Chateau-du-Rhumel 8/2/43; Pont-du-Fahs 1/8/43...

  21. 41-24445

    41-24445 Six Bits

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 326BS/92BG Bangor 12-August-42; 340BS/97BG Polebrook August 42; Missing in Action Meaulte 6-September-42 shot down by Hptm Conny Meyer (II/JG26) crashed Flasselles, NW of Amiens, France.; (first 8AF B-17 MIA) SIX BITS aka SOUTHERN BELLE. No...

  22. 41-24446

    41-24446

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 10/7/42; Assigned 42BS/11BG Hawaii but transferred to Kualoa, New Caledonia en route to 72BS/5BG 22/7/42; Espirito Santo 23/11/42; Guadalcanal 12/42; Kualoa, New Caledonia 8/4/43; Returned to the USA 8/11/44. JEZEBEL. (?with Rich...

  23. 41-24447

    41-24447 Kickapoo

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 401BS/91BG [LL-H] Bangor 29-Aug-42; Bassingbourn 1-Oct-42; Missing in Action 11m Wilhelmshafen 26-Feb-44. Flak hit caused fire in #4, crashed North Sea. 10 Killed in Action, Missing Air Crew Report 3575. KICKAPOO....

  24. 41-24448

    41-24448

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 9/7/42; Sacramento SAD with Capt Jay Rusek; Assigned 64BS/19BG Mareeba, Aus 1/9/42; transferred 64BS/43BG Fenton Fd, Aus, then Mareeba, Aus 21/1/43; Port Moresby, NG 11/5/43; shot down 26/6/43 near Rabaul with Capt Don McEachan, Co...

  25. 41-24449

    41-24449 Short Snorter

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    B-17F 41-24449 'Short Snorter' was assigned 401BS/91BG [LL-B] Bangor 31-Aug-42; Bassingbourn 1-Oct-42. On 20-Dec-43 the aircraft was damaged on the mission to Romilly, France with Capt William Harris, but limped back to base OK. 10RTD...

  26. 41-2445

    41-2445

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Sacramento 3/12/41; Assigned 42BS/11BG Hickam 22/7/42; smashed tail off in taxi accident 9/12/42; Written off 15/6/44. SO SOLLY PLEASE.

  27. 41-24450

    41-24450

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 9/7/42; Bolling 9/8/42; Assigned 72BS/5BG Hickam Fd, Hawaii 1/9/42; Guadalcanal 6/2/43; used for a spell by Gen. Millard Harmon (CO Pacfic Theatre); ret to 72BS/5BG Espirito Santo; battle damaged over Nauru 9/2/43 with Capt Thomas J....

  28. 41-24451

    41-24451

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 401BS/91BG Bangor 29/8/42; en route from Gander, Nfd, to Bassingbourn with John McClean, Co-pilot: Capt Dale Lasselle, Navigator: Bob Allen, Bombardier: Leon Koebel, passengers Capt George Wassell {doc}, Bob Vaughan, John Gibson, Justin...

  29. 41-24452

    41-24452

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    B-17F 41-24452 was assigned to 91BG/401BS at Bangor 29-Aug-42; Bassingbourn 1-Oct-42. Despatched on 20-Dec-42 to bomb the German air depot at Romilly, France. Enemy aircraft KO’d tailplane and the aircraft crashed near Rouen, France. 3KIA 7POW MACR...

  30. 41-24453

    41-24453 Mizpah - The Bearded Lady aka The Bearded Beauty

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 322BS/91BG [LG-O] Bangor 29/8/42; Bassingbourn 29/9/42; in taxi accident with John Hardin 18/11/42 at RNAS Yeovilton; MIZPAH - THE BEARDED LADY aka THE BEARDED BEAUTY....

  31. 41-24454

    41-24454

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 13/7/42; Assigned 28BS/19BG Mareeba, Aus 21/8/42; transferred 65BS/43BG and took part in 109m plus sinking two subs & seven other vessels, 17 enemy aircraft and awarded seven Purple Hearts; transferred 65BS/43BG Mareeba, Aus; Port...

  32. 41-24455

    41-24455

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 9/7/42; Assigned 63BS/43BG Mareeba, Aus 21/8/42; Torrens Creek, Us 27/8/42; Iron Range, Aus 17/10/42; Milne Bay, NG 23/11/42; Mareeba, Aus 21/1/43; Port Moresby, NG 11/5/43; Returned to the USA Rapid City 398BG (training) 12/11/43....

  33. 41-24456

    41-24456

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 13/8/42 with Ben Pickenbrock; Salina 23/11; Cheyenne 30/1/43; Walla Walla 23/2/43; Geiger 30/4/43; Walla Walla 9/5/43; Spokane 25/6/43; Gt Falls 1/8/43; with P.C. Wells force landed base 3/2/44; Reconstruction Finance Corporation ...

  34. 41-24457

    41-24457

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 13/7/42; Lowry 3/8/42; Assigned 26BS/11BG Wheeler Fd, Hawaii 21/8/42; transferred 31BS/5BG Guadalcanal 2/43; damaged on landing 23/4/43 when ground looped with Capt Leon Rockwell; salvaged but Written off 30/4/45. AZTEC'S CURSE.

  35. 41-24458

    41-24458

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Cheyenne 13/7/42; Lowry 3/8/42; Assigned 64BS/19BG Mareeba, Aus 21/8/42; transferred 65BS/43BG Torrens Creek, Aus; Iron Range, Aus 17/10/42; Milne Bay, NG 23/11/42; shot down over Rabaul 5/1/43 with Major Allen Lindbergh, Co-pilot: Capt Benton Daniel*,...

  36. 41-24459

    41-24459 Hellsapoppin

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 401BS/91BG [LL-B] Bangor 2/9/42; Bassingbourn 1/10/42; Missing in Action Bremen 17/4/43 with John Wilson, Waist gunner: Walt Bohaczyk, Ball turret gunner: Gil Andrews, Waist gunner: Cliff Cadle,Tail gunner: Bob Ade; (5 Killed in Action); Co...

  37. 41-2446

    41-2446

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered with John Haig to Fort Douglas 6/12/41; Sacramento SAD 8/12/41 for armament installation Assigned 14RS/19BG; with Capt Fred Eaton to Hickam 17/12/41, then to Wheeler and att. USN for search missions, bomb. Sgt J.J. Trelia went sick and...

  38. 41-24460

    41-24460

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 423BS/306BG [RD-A] Westover 8/42; Thurleigh 13/10/42; wrecked 21/10/42 RAF Sutton Bridge, Cambs. with Wilson, life raft latch broke loose and raft tangled round horizontal stabilizer, rep; transferred 482BG Alconbury 22/8/43; 379BG Kimbolton...

  39. 41-24461

    41-24461

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 369BS/306BG [WW- ] Westover 22/8/42; Thurleigh 2/10/42; no details other than Salvaged NBD 27/2/43.

  40. 41-24462

    41-24462

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 369BS/306BG Westover 21/8/42; not del; Boise 17/12/42; Tinker 7/4/43; Lewiston 23/4/43; Gore 19/5/43; Pocatello 2/6/43; Spokane 17/6/43; Moses Lake 20/9/43; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Albuquerque 25/6/45.

  41. 41-24463

    41-24463

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 423BS/306BG Westover 16/8/42; took off from Gander (Newfoundland) en route Thurleigh 5-Sep-42 exploded over Atlantic an hour out. (10 KIS) no trace, ditched off Greenland. Missing Air Crew Report 16344....

  42. 41-24464

    41-24464 Excalibur

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 367BS/306BG Westover 17-Aug-42; Thurleigh 13-Oct-42; transferred 324BS/91BG [DF-J] Bassingbourn 20-Feb-43; Missing in Action (MIA) 2m Hamm 4-Mar-43. Shot down by Lt Kostler (IV/NJG1) in Me 110, KO’d #1 & #3,oil pouring away before #4 was...

  43. 41-24465

    41-24465 Montana Power

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 368BS/306BG [BO- ] Westover 17/8/42; Thurleigh 16/10/42; Missing in Action to the ERLA works in Antwerp 5 April 1943 with Pilot Robert W. Seelos (POW). Co-pilot: Alexander Kramarinko (Evaded - POW); Navigator: William W. Saunders (POW); Ball...

  44. 41-24466

    41-24466

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 368BS/306BG Westover 19/7/42; force landed Hill Fd, UT with Lyle Fryers 14/8/42; Thurleigh 16/10/42; became trainer aircraft 11/4/43; Salvaged NBD 18/6/45.

  45. 41-24467

    41-24467

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Ogden 21/7/42; force landed Hill Fd, Ut 19/8/42 with Ralph Dissaro; damaged at Cheyenne airport with Warren Dean 7/9/42 when brakes failed and it struck a passenger DC-3 owned by Utd Air Lines, rep; Assigned 422BS/305BG Presque Is 19/10/42;...

  46. 41-24468

    41-24468

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 3689BS/306BG Westover 20/8/42; Thurleigh 13/10/42; CCRC 26/3/43; Salvaged NBD 31/5/45. WA-HOO!

  47. 41-24469

    41-24469

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 367BS/306BG Westover 16-Aug-42; Thurleigh 2-Oct-42; on return from St Nazaire 3-Jan-43 landed RAF St Eval, Cornwall. Next day on t/o for Thurleigh, Bed. in poor weather crashed into the Celtic Sea near RAF St. Eval 7-Jan-43. 10KIS No MACR...

  48. 41-2447

    41-2447

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Sacramento 8/12/41; Assigned 7BG Java, 40BS/19BG Hickam; took Gen McArthur and family to Australia 16/3/42; used in second McArthur rescue attempt 25/3/42; destroyed by bombing on Delivered Monte Fd 12/4/42 during Royce mission with Frank P....

  49. 41-24470

    41-24470 Sons of Fury

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    B-17F 41-24470, assigned 369BS/306BG [WW- ] Westover 22-Aug-42; damaged in taxi accident Westover Fd 26-Aug-42; Thurleigh 2-Oct-42; Missing in Action St Nazaire 3-Jan-43. Severely hit by enemy aircraft, ditched into the English Channel off Brest...

  50. 41-24471

    41-24471 Four of a Kind

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 369BS/306BG [WW- ] Westover 17-Aug-42; Thurleigh 2-Oct-42; Missing in Action 13-Jan-43 on a mission to bomb the railroad factories of Ateliers D'Hellemmes at Lille, France. Aircraft was sliced in two and the crew members were trapped in the...