41-24386 Queen Bee 17

Assigned 353BS/301BG Westover 7/42; Chelveston 9/8/42; Tafaraoui 26/11/42; Maison Blanche 5/12/42; Biskra 16/12/42; battle damaged La Goulette, Tun 20m 2/1/43, with Frank Evans, left at base when group moved on to Ain M'Lila. 17/1/43. QUEEN BEE-17.

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Units served with

  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force Twelfth Air Force Fifteenth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group
  • Service Numbers: O-757186
  • Highest Rank: Major
  • Role/Job: Pilot

Places

  • Site type: Airfield
  • Known as: Oran Tafraoui Airport

Events

Event Location Date Description

Assigned

Westover Army Airfield, MA

Other

Battle Damaged

La Goulette, Tunisia 1942-12-16

Revisions

Date11 Mar 2019 20:41:55
Contributor466thHistorian
Sources

B-17 Flying Fortress Story - Roger Freeman
page 82
https://www.worldwarphotos.info/gallery/usa/aircrafts-2-3/b-17b/b-17-41…

Date27 Sep 2014 18:40:02
ContributorAAM
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log