B-17F 42-29712

Aircraft Details

Serial Number: 42-29712
Manufacturer: Built by the Boeing Airplane Company, B-17F-65-BO, Camouflage
Squadron: 546th Bombardment Squadron (H)
Squadron ID Code: 546th‑BK*O
Ground Crew Chief: McIntire, Bruce Dodson
Start Date: 14 September 1943. Transferred: Received from the 92nd BG..
Missions: This aircraft was credited with 3 combat missions with the 384th.
End Date: 9 October 1943. Failed to return from combat operations.
Related Documents:Missing Air Crew Report # 873 (5.317 MB)
Photo Album: No Photo Album For This Aircraft

B-17F Aircraft 42-29712 Was Assigned To 4 Missions Manned by 384th BG Personnel,
Earning Combat Credit For 3 Of Them
Number Date Target Results Mission/Sortie Information
2627 September 1943Target: Port Area
Type: Transportation
Location: Emden, Germany
Completed MissionLow Squadron Deputy.
Sortie Report
284 October 1943Type: Industry
Location: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Completed Mission Sortie Report
298 October 1943Target: Workshops
Type: Submarine Facility
Location: Bremen, Germany
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused 
309 October 1943Target: Aircraft Factories
Type: Aircraft Industry
Location: Anklam, Germany
Failed To ReturnDisabled by enemy aircraft, crashed in Schleswig-Holstein; MACR 873.
Sortie Report