B-17F 42-29800

Aircraft Details

Serial Number: 42-29800
Name: ME AND MY GAL
Manufacturer: Built by the Boeing Airplane Company
Squadron: 546th Bombardment Squadron (H)
Aircraft ID Code: BK*H
Ground Crew Chief: Coon, Lawrence John
Start Date: 8 October 1943. Transferred: received from the 305th BG.
Missions: This aircraft was credited with 1 combat mission with the 384th.
End Date: 14 October 1943. Failed to return from combat operations.
Local Webpage:Original version of the page for the Harry Crew.
Photo Album: Photos of aircraft 42-29800

B-17F Aircraft 42-29800 Was Assigned To 2 Missions,
Receiving Combat Credit For 1 Of Them
Number Date Target Results Mission/Sortie Information
--13 October 1943Emden, Germany, RECALLEDReturned to Base Sortie Report
3214 October 1943Target: Ball-Bearing Factory
Type: Bearings Industry
Location: Schweinfurt, Germany
Failed to ReturnKnocked down by enemy aircraft; crashed near Soissons, France; MACR 840.
Sortie Report