B-17F 42-30058

Aircraft Details

Serial Number: 42-30058
Name: Not Known
Manufacturer: Built by the Boeing Airplane Company
Squadron: 546th Bombardment Squadron (H)
Aircraft ID Code: BK*M
Ground Crew Chief: McIntire, Bruce D
Start Date: 17 June 1943. New Replacement 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: 52
Escape & Evasion Report: 355
Escape & Evasion Report: 71
Escape & Evasion Report: 55
Escape & Evasion Report: 180
Escape & Evasion Report: 53
Escape & Evasion Report: 56
Escape & Evasion Report: 54
Photo Album: No Photo Album For This Aircraft

B-17F Aircraft 42-30058 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
AbortedTurned back with gyrocompass out and altimeter erratic. Landed away at Bottisham (Station 374).
Sortie Report
326 June 1943Target: Villacoublay Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Paris, France
Failed to ReturnAttacked by enemy aircraft; with #2 engine burning, five crewmembers bailed out; exploded in midair and crashed between Plessis-St-Benoist and Etampes, France, 30 miles south of Paris. No MACR.
Sortie Report