B-17F 42-30031

Aircraft Details

Serial Number: 42-30031
Name: Not Known
Manufacturer: Built by the Boeing Airplane Company
Squadron: 544th Bombardment Squadron (H)
Aircraft ID Code: SU*D
Start Date: 1 April 1943. Original AC.
Missions: This aircraft was credited with 1 combat mission with the 384th.
End Date: 26 June 1943. Failed to return from combat operations.
Documents:Missing Air Crew Report: not available or does not exist.
Escape & Evasion Report: 82
Escape & Evasion Report: 81
Escape & Evasion Report: 1468
Local Webpage:Original version of the page for this aircraft.
Photo Album: Photos of aircraft 42-30031

B-17F Aircraft 42-30031 Was Assigned To 3 Missions,
Receiving Combat Credit For 1 Of Them
Number Date Target Results Mission/Sortie Information
--23 June 1943Bernay-Saint-Martin, France, RECALLEDReturned to Base Sortie Report
225 June 1943Target: Industrial Area & Submarine Pens
Type: Military
Location: Hamburg, Germany
AbortedReturned to base due to weather conditions; pilot was unable to maintain contact with the formation.
Sortie Report
326 June 1943Target: Villacoublay Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Paris, France
Failed to ReturnAttacked by enemy aircraft; last seen with three engines smoking, diving at a 45° angle; five chutes reported. Crashed in Bernouville, France (6km west of Gisors). No MACR.
Sortie Report