B-17F-105-BO #42-30497 nicknamed "Bachelor’s Delight" of the 301st Bomb Group after its 123rd mission. Ass't Crew Chief Sgt. Waino W. Maitilainer (upper left) and Waist Gunner Sgt. Yue Lee.
Sgt. Yue Lee, San Francisco, California, a waist gunner on a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress of the 15th AF in Italy, chalks up. "123" on "Bachelor's Delight", after this Fort completed its 123rd mission over enemy territory. Ass't. Crew Chief, Sgt. Maino W. Maitilainer (upper left) Gardner, Mass., looks on.
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...
Military | Sergeant | Waist Gunner
B-17 Flying Fortress
Delivered Cheyenne 10/6/43; Rapid City 19/6/43; Geiger 22/6/43; Gr Isle 29/6/43; Dow Fd 18/7/43; Assigned 352BS/301BG St Donat 29/7/43; Oudna 6/8/43; Cerignola 7/12/43; Lucera 1/2/44; 94m transferred depot 20/7/44; Salvaged 19/4/45.