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42-30307

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Cheyenne 11/5/43; Smoky Hill 25/5/43; Morrison 9/6/43; Assigned 419BS/301BG St Donat 1/7/43; Oudna 6/8/43; Missing in Action 14m Terni, It. 11/8/43 with Albert Fensel, Bob Follett, Martin Poler, Rodman Robinson, Bob Kennedy, Bill Cummings (6KIA or Prisoner of War); Rich Jameson, Pete Robeck, Jack Ledford (rescued & 3 Returned to Duty); shot down by P-38 in German markings; crashed Mediterranean Sea; Missing Air Crew Report 490. BONNIE SUE.

Service

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...

  • 419th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Herman Tillman

    Military | Major | Pilot | 97th Bomb Group
    Flew B-17 Flying Fortress "Sweet Adeline", flew 62 missions over Europe. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 June 2020 18:56:18 millebr Changes to nicknames
Sources

www.reddog 1944.com/414th_Squadron_Planes_and_Crews.htm

Date Contributor Update
27 June 2020 18:13:15 millebr Changes to production block number, manufacturer, nicknames and unit associations
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log; MACR 490

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:28 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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