B-17F 42-29914

Aircraft Details

Serial Number: 42-29914
Name: Not Known
Manufacturer: Built by the Boeing Airplane Company
Squadron: 546th Bombardment Squadron (H)
Aircraft ID Code: BK*H
Ground Crew Chief: Konzem, Hubert P
Start Date: 14 August 1943. Transferred: received from the 96th BG.
Missions: This aircraft was credited with 3 combat missions with the 384th.
End Date: 3 September 1943. Failed to return from combat operations.
Documents:Missing Air Crew Report: 743
Photo Album: Photos of aircraft 42-29914

B-17F Aircraft 42-29914 Was Assigned To 6 Missions,
Receiving Combat Credit For 3 Of Them
Number Date Target Results Mission/Sortie Information
--24 August 1943Diversion
(Non-Combat)
Returned to Base Sortie Report
1827 August 1943Target: NOBALL (V-1 Launch Site)
Type: CROSSBOW (V-Weapons)
Location: Watten, France
Completed Mission Sortie Report
--30 August 1943Achiet-le-Grand, France, RECALLEDReturned to BaseJustin R. Jones
Sortie Report
1931 August 1943Target: Fighter Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Romilly-sur-Seine, France
Completed Mission Sortie Report
--2 September 1943Vannes, France, RECALLEDReturned to Base Sortie Report
203 September 1943Target: Air Park and Aerodrome
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Romilly-sur-Seine, France
Failed to Return:
Ditched
Shot down by enemy aircraft; ditched in Channel; MACR 743.
Sortie Report