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B-17G-55-BO #42-102715
Didn't see combat
Crashed in 1979 in Montana while serving as a fire bomber.

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Aircraft

  • 42-102715

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered MacDill 31/3/44; 327 BU Drew 4/5/45; 301 BU Drew 22/10/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Altus 5/11/45. Sold to Fairchild Aerial Survey Co. as N66573 1953-61; modified as tanker but crashed Missoula, Mo, 1979.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 October 2020 01:23:23 466thHistorian Created entry with caption and aircraft associations
Sources

https://thejivebombers.com/category/army-air-force/

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