We found 22511 aircraft

  1. 41-24297

    41-24297 'Chief Wahoo' 'War Maid'

    B-24 Liberator
    Crash landed in Turkey after Ploesti oil refinery raid, 1st Aug 1943. Pilot Wilford E Hines. Crew interned in Turkey.

  2. 41-24298

    41-24298 'Queenie'

    B-24 Liberator
    TDY to 9th AF. Flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid, diverting safely to Sicily. Later shot down by Me 109 fighters on 13th Nov 43 mission to Bremen, Germany Port Area. Plane crashed into North Sea, off west coast Isle of Amrum near Norddorf,...

  3. 41-2430 B-17E

    41-2430 B-17E Naughty but Nice

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) with Dave Rawls 30-Nov-41; Assigned 88RS/7BG Hickam Field, HI during Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor 7-Dec-41 with Lt Harry Chaffin, Co-pilot: Lt Mabry Simmons, Navigator: Lt Walt Johnson, Bombardier: Avn...

  4. 41-24309

    41-24309

    B-24 Liberator
    Crashed at Mendham, Suffolk on a night training exercise. Aircraft burnt out. 9 crew killed, 3 survived.

  5. 41-2431

    41-2431

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake SAD 30/11/41; Assigned 7BG Java then to 26BS & 42BS/43BG Hickam 19/11/42; Returned to the USA 11/1/44 (known as a gas hog!); Scott 17/1/45; Chanute 21/1/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut...

  6. 41-24310

    41-24310 'Patches'

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24 Liberator #41-24310 'Patches' 514th BS, 376th BG, 9th AF, flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid piloted by Lt Donald P O'Sullivan, returned safely to Libya....

  7. 41-24311

    41-24311 'Hadley's Harem'

    B-24 Liberator
    The B-24D, named 'Hadley's Harem' was Lt. Gilbert Hadley's personal airplane and the one he flew on the mission to destroy Hitler's oil refineries at Ploesti Romania in 1943. ...

  8. 41-2432

    41-2432 The LAST STRAW

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake with Herbert Felton SAD 30/11/41; Assigned 88RS/7BG [aircraft 22], flew in to Pearl Harbor during Japanese attack 7/12/41 with Lt Robert E. Thacker, Co-pilot: Lt Donald C. Surles, Navigator: Lt Roderick M. Red Stewart, Bombardier:...

  9. 41-2433

    41-2433

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake SAD 30/11/41; Assigned 88RS/7BG [aircraft 25] flew into Pearl Harbor during Japanese attack 7/12/41 with Harry Brandon, Lt Bob Ramsey, Avn Cdt Harry Snider, T/Sgt Jim Helton, S/Sgt Dave Barnard, S/Sgt Ralph Mouser, Sgt Wayne Johnson...

  10. 41-2434

    41-2434

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake with Fred Eaton SAD 30/11/41; Assigned 88RS/7BG [aircraft 29] Hickam, flew into Pearl Harbor during Japanese raid 7/12/41 with Lt Dave Rawls, Lt John Compton, Avn Cdt Bob Jones, S/Sgt Bob Dunn, S/Sgt Wilson Palmer, Sgt Bob Palmer,...

  11. 41-24340

    41-24340

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Mat Com Boeing 26/6/42, (First aircraft with large paddle props; lost on test flight with Merrill; crashed Purdey, Puget Sound, Wa. 13/3/43; all six crew bailed safely and RTD.Incorrectedly recorded via newspaper article of 1974.)

  12. 41-24341

    41-24341

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    The second F-1 Block Boeing built Fortress. First flew 30/5/42 before delivered to Cheyenne 11/6/42 The first XB-40 prototype was converted by the Vega division of Lockheed.as the Vega V-139. They converted a standard Boeing-built B-17F (serial...

  13. 41-24342

    41-24342 Stinky Jr.

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 92BG Bovingdon 8/42; 414BS/97BG Polebrook 24/8/42; transferred Maison Blanche, Alg. 20/11/42; Missing in Action Foggia 7/9/43 with Bill Bispham, Co-pilot: Everett Blogg, Navigator: Glenn J. Rhodes Jr., Pilot: Dan Grover, Flight engineer/top...

  14. 41-24343

    41-24343

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 92BG Podington 13/7/42; transferred 343BS/97BG Polebrook 8/42; Maison Blanche 22/11/42; transferred 414BS; Salvaged 15/3/43 in Oran. PEGGY D Jr (II).

  15. 41-24344

    41-24344

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 326BS/92BG Bovingdon 20-Aug-42; 414BS/97BG Polebrook 28-Aug-42; Missing in Action on mission to bomb the U-Boat pens at Lorient, France. This was 97th's first mission 21-Oct-42, shot down and crashed Plouescat, near Morlaix, France. 8KIA 2POW...

  16. 41-24345

    41-24345

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 326BG/92BG Bovingdon /42; 342BS/97BG Polebrook 8/42; Maison Blanche, Alg 20/11//42; 20BG/2BG Massicault, Tun 14/11/43; Missing in Action Athens {5m} 20/12/43 with Bill Slaughter, Co-pilot: Bob Ogletree, Bombardier: Clarry Lanham, Flight...

  17. 41-24346

    41-24346

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Seventh Boeing a/c, and Assigned 419BS/301BG Westover 7/7/42; first mission 26/9/42; transferred 12AF 11/42 {54m}; 348BS/99BG Tortorella, 12/43; Returned to the USA Tinker 3/6/44; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Arledge...

  18. 41-24347

    41-24347

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 352BS/301BG Chelveston 7/42; crash landed RAF Church Lawford, UK 9/8/42 with Jim Hair, Co-pilot: L.Miers, Navigator: J.Marvin, Bombardier: E.Cook,ettg-A.DeVeinenti, Radio Operator: A.Brozozowy (RAF), Ball turret gunner: S.Simmonds (RAF). Waist...

  19. 41-24348

    41-24348

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 353BS/301BG Chelveston 1/7/42; force landed Onoto Afd, Greenland, en route UK with Warren Annis 3/8/42; Tarafaroui 24/11/42; crash landed Maison Blanche, Alg 7/12/42 with Jack Dempsey, repaired and back to duty; {41m} Salvaged in UK 24/9/44....

  20. 41-24349

    41-24349

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered from Long Beach to Middletown AAD 23/6/42; crash landed Bellefonte, Pa. 26/6/42 with J.C. Fitzgerald. Salvaged at Middletown AD never went overseas.

  21. 41-2435

    41-2435

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake with Harry Spieth SAD 30/11/41; Assigned 30BS/19BG Hickam; (?7BG?) Java; force landed near RAAF Sandgate 18/4/42; shot down off Buna Point, New Guinea 12/8/42 with Bill Watson, Co-pilot: John Putman, Navigator: Jim Etter, Bombardier...

  22. 41-24350

    41-24350

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 352BS/301BG Chelveston 7/42; Tafaraoui 24/11/42; exploded mid air on return from depot 30/11/42 with Wesley Sloulin, Co-pilot: Olsen, Navigator: Fratalli, Bombardier: Crandall, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Hull, Radio Operator: Most,...

  23. 41-24351

    41-24351

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 352BS/301BG Chelveston 12/7/42; Tafaraoui 24/11/42, as HEINIE HEADHUNTERS {52m}; force landed Tafaraoui with Bill Condy 30/11/42; 416BS/99BG Tortorella 12/43 {21m}; 840BS/483BG Tortorella 31/3/44; Returned to the USA 13/6/44; Reconstruction...

  24. 41-24352

    41-24352 Holey Joe

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 352BS/301BG Chelveston 7/42; Tafaraoui 24/11/42; crash landed Mateur 9/5/43 40m with George Peabody; flak damage 6/11/43; Returned to the USA 22/10/43; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 31/10/45....

  25. 41-24353

    41-24353

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 28/6/42; Assigned 63BS/43BG Charlesville, Aus. 31/7/42; Torrens Creek, Aus. 27/8/42; Iron Ridge, Aus. 17/10/42; Mareeba, Aus. 21/1/43; Port Moresby, New Guinea 11/5/43; Dobodura, NG 13/12/43; Nazab, NG 12/3/44; transferred 69TCS...

  26. 41-24354

    41-24354

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 28/6/42; Assigned 93BS/19BG Mareeba, Aus. 5/9/42; completed at least 79 missions, ten Japanese aircraft destroyed and eight Japanese ships hit; with Capt Clyde Webb, Co-pilot: Maj Harold Willsie, Navigator: Philip Reece, Bombardier:...

  27. 41-24355

    41-24355

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 28/6/42; Assigned 63BS/43BG Charlesville, Aus. 23/7/42; Torrens Creek, Aus. 27/8/42; Iron Range, Aus. 17/10/42; Milne Bay, NG 23/11/42; returned to 435BS/19BG Mareeba, Aus 21/1/43; with Chas Giddings force landed Jackson Fd, PNG 17/4...

  28. 41-24356

    41-24356

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 28/6/42; Assigned 63BS/43BG Charlesville, Aus. 21/8/42; Torrens Creek, Aus. 27/8/42; Iron Range, Aus. 17/10/42; Milne Bay, NG 23/11/42; Missing in Action shot down when in Battle of Bismark Sea 3/3/43 with Woodrow W. Moore, the crew...

  29. 41-24357

    41-24357

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 28/6/42; Assigned 63BS/43BG Charlesville, Aus (as TOJO etc) 30/7/43; Torrens Creek, Aus 27/8/42; Milne Bay, NG 23/11/42; Mareeba, Aus 21/1/43; Port Moresby, NG 11/5/43; transferred 54TCW 11/43 then to 41TCS/317TCG 11/43 and renamed ...

  30. 41-24358

    41-24358

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 28/6/42; Assigned 63BS/43BG Charlesville, Aus 31/7/42; Torrens Creek, Aus 27/8/42; Iron Range, Aus 17/10/42; Milne Bay, NG 11/5/43; Dobodura, NG 13/12/43; Nadzab, NG 12/3/44; last mission 17/10/43 then transferred 54TCW at Garbutt,...

  31. 41-24359

    41-24359

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 301BG Westover 8/9/42; instead of assignment to 12AF, Italy transferred to Chelveston 16/9/42; 813BS/305BG Grafton Underwood/Chelveston 25/11/42, sent to pathfinder base RAF Wyton of installation of Oboe Mk I radar equipment; 325BS/92BG [NV-F]...

  32. 41-2436

    41-2436

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered MacDill 25/12/41; with R.J. Reed force landed Habbaniya, Iraq, 14/1/42; transferred 7BG Java Project X 29/2/42; Returned to the USA Bolling 16/8/42; Langley 9/7/44; Selfridge 6/7/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in...

  33. 41-24360

    41-24360 'Hells Kitchen'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned RAF [FA675] but transferred 419BS/301BG Westover 7/42; Podington 6/8/42; Tafaraoui 24/11/42; 101m; Returned to ZI flown home by Lt Col Skip Stoddard Oct 43...

  34. 41-24361

    41-24361

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned RAF [FA676] but transferred 301BG Westover 18/7/42; Podington 6/8/42; Tafaraoui, Alg 24/11/42; 96BS/2BG Massicault, Tun {38m} 348BS/99BG Oudna, Tun 28/3/44 {52m}; 840BS/483BG Tortorella, It 31/3/44; {98m in total} Returned to the USA 11/6/44;...

  35. 41-24362

    41-24362

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned RAF [FA677] but transferred 419BS/301BG Westover 6-Aug-42; Podington 6-Aug-42; ditched Channel just off Margate, on return from Lille 9-Oct-42 aircraft flew 3 missions. Crew rescued, the first such 8AF sea rescue. No MACR issued. 10RTD....

  36. 41-24363

    41-24363

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 32BS/301BG Westover 7/42; Podington 6/8/42; originally assigned RAF as [FA678]; Tafaraoui 24/11/42; Missing in Action {6m} Bizerte, Tun 28/11/42 with John Bruce, Co-pilot: Earl, Navigator: Knop, Bombardier: Tannehill, Flight engineer/top...

  37. 41-24364

    41-24364

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned RAF [FA679]; Assigned 353BS/301BG 16/3/42; transferred 32BS Westover 6/8/42; Podington, UK 6/8/42; Tafaraoui, Alg 24/11/42 {64m}; 429BS/2BG Massicault, Tun 14/11/43; Amendola, It 9/12/43; Missing in Action Fano 15/1/44 with Bill Pederson,...

  38. 41-24365

    41-24365

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned RAF [FA680] but transferred 92BG Bangor 28/6/42; with J.C. Dempsey damaged when force landed Dow Fd, Bangor 20/7/42, rep; transferred 364BS/305BG [WF-E/Z] /43 for training; Returned to the USA Grenier 18/1/44.

  39. 41-24366

    41-24366

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned RAF [FA681] but transferred 353BS/301BG Westover 7/7/42; Podington 6/8/42 {6m}; Tafaraoui, Alg 24/11/42; 346BS/99BG Navarin, Alg 3/4/43; transferred 429BS/2BG {5m}; ret 99BG; Le Senia, It. depot 3/44; crash landed 19/8/44. Salvaged. K.O.

  40. 41-24367

    41-24367

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned RAF [FA682] but transferred 419BS/301BG Westover 7/7/42; Podington 6/8/42; Tafaraoui 24/11/42; bombed by Luftwaffe at Biskra base 10/1/43. {20m} Salvaged.

  41. 41-24368

    41-24368

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 352BS/301BG Westover 7/42; slated for RAF [FA683] Podington 6/8/42, but retained by USAAF for Tafaraoui 26/11/42; Maison Blanche 5/12/42; crash landed Bone {6m} 8/12/43 with Harry Brasher, crew?; Salvaged. MAVERICK.

  42. 41-24369

    41-24369

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 32BS/301BG Westover 6/7/42; slated for RAF [FA684] Podington 6/8/42; Tafaraoui 26/11/42; crash landed Biskra, near Maison Blanche, Alg. 5/12/42; battle damaged {5m} Bizerte 15/12/42 with ? McNeil, Shackleton, Conlon, rest of crew ? (POWs);...

  43. 41-2437

    41-2437

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake SAD 2/12/41; Assigned 98BS/11BG Hickam 25/10/42; with Lt Hughey, Co-pilot: Gilbert Erb flew from Longreach, Aus. To 7 Mile Drome, Port Moresby; eventually ret. to Aus, Written off 15/6/44. (Figured in Midway TV Documentary.)

  44. 41-24370

    41-24370 BERLIN SLEEPER II

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne Mod Cen 24/6/42; originally slated RAF as [FA685] ; Assigned 92BG Bovingdon /6/42 as PALE FACE; 342BS/97BG Polebrook /8/42; Maison Blanche 20/11/42; 103m, the first MTO B-17 to complete 100 missions, including participation on first...

  45. 41-24371

    41-24371

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned RAF [FA686] but transferred 353BS/301BG Westover 23/6/42; Podington 7/42; Tafaraoui 26/11/42; Maison Blanche, Alg. 5/12/42; Biskra 16/12/42; Ain M'Lila 17/1/43; St Donat 6/3/43; Missing in Action {39m} Palermo, It. 18/4/43 with Bob Godwin, Co...

  46. 41-24372

    41-24372

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned RAF [FA687] but transferred 352BS/301BG Westover 23/6/42; Chelveston/Podington 9/8/43; Tafaraoui 26/11/42; Maison Blanche 5/12/42; Biskra 16/12/42; Ain M'Lila 17/1/43; St Donat. 6/3/43; flak damage 11/4/43; {27m} Salvaged. HELL'S BATTLEWAGON.

  47. 41-24373

    41-24373

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned RAF [FA688] but transferred 326BS/92BG Bangor 15/7/42; 341BS/97BG Alconbury 8/42; 429BS/2BG Massicault, Tun 14/11/43; Salvaged 31/1/44. PEACHES II.

  48. 41-24374

    41-24374

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned RAF [FA689] but transferred 353BS/301BG Westover 23/6/42; Podington 6/8/42; Tafaraoui 24/11/42; Missing in Action {4m} Bizerte 28/11/42 with Bob Maher, Tobey, Adkins, Graf, Alger, Goodwin, McNeil, Shackleton, Conlon (9 Prisoner of War),...

  49. 41-24375

    41-24375

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered MAD from Boeing, WA to Salt Lake City with John Porter, crash landed 23/6/42 severe damage, parts used for stock. Salvaged. Originally slated th RAF as [FA690].

  50. 41-24376

    41-24376

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned originally to RAF [FA691], transferred 92BG Bangor 14/7/42; 341BS/97BG Polebrook 8/42; bombed by Luftwaffe on base at Maison Blanche, Algeria 20/11/42 with Art Hughes, Bone, Peklenk, Cogdill, Cooper, Faith, Richardson, Hagan, Evans, Hinson (10...