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42-29949

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Cheyenne 17/3/43; Casper 31/3/43; Smoky Hill 10/4/43; Dow Fd 30/4/43; Assigned 332BS/94BG [XM- ] Earls Colne 3/6/43; Missing in Action Kiel 13/6/43 with Bob Tower, Co-pilot: Percival Knott, Navigator: Irvin Cohen, Bombardier: Ken Selway, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: George Robinson, Radio Operator: Jim Cunningham, Waist gunner: Jim Gates, Waist gunner: Bob Haskett,Tail gunner: Joe Samulski (9 Prisoner of War); Ball turret gunner: Theo Fluegel (KIA-body found at crash site); enemy aircraft, crashed near Gross Konigsforde, six miles W of Kiel; No MACR. SICK CALL.

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  • Theodore Fluegel

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 94th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 June 1943 in B-17 42-29949 'Sick Call. ' Killed in Action (KIA).

  • George Robinson

    Military | Master Sergeant | Flight Engineer / Top Turret Gunner | 94th Bomb Group
    Shot down 13 June 1943 in B-17 #4229949 'Sick Call. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
04 April 2020 19:48:47 jmchristel Changes to production block number, manufacturer and nicknames
Sources

https://b17flyingfortress.de/en/b17/42-29949-sick-call/

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:25 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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