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B-17G 42-97165 "Sleepy Time Gal"

Connections

Units

  • 301st Bomb Group

    301st Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 3-February-1942 at Geiger Field, Washington and equipped with B-17s. On 27-May-1942 the ground unit moved to Alamogordo Army Air Field, New Mexico, and the aircraft went to Muroc Army Air Field (now Edwards Air Force Base), California for...

  • 353rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-97165

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 4/2/44; Nashville 19/2/44; Morrison 5/3/44; Homestead 17/3/44; Assigned 353BS/301BG Lucera 16/3/44; Missing in Action Munich 19/7/44 with John McGill, Co-pilot: Fagan, Navigator: Morrell, Bombardier: Gernert, Flight engineer/top...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 May 2019 13:07:26 Dennis7423 Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

USAAF Archives

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