B-17F 42-30145

Aircraft Details

Serial Number: 42-30145
Name: Not Known
Manufacturer: Built by the Boeing Airplane Company, B-17F-90-BO, Camouflage
Squadron: 546th Bombardment Squadron (H)
Squadron ID Code: 546th-BK*F
Ground Crew Chief: Schuyler, Charles R
Start Date: 12 July 1943. Transferred: Received from the 94th BG..
Missions: This aircraft was credited with 1 combat mission with the 384th.
End Date: 22 August 1943. Transferred: Sent to the 306th BG.
Photo Album: Aircraft 42-30145 Photo Album

B-17F Aircraft 42-30145 Was Assigned To 3 Missions Manned by 384th BG Personnel,
Earning Combat Credit For 1 Of Them
Number Date Target Results Mission/Sortie Information
1025 July 1943Target: Blohm & Voss Aircraft Works and Shipyard
Type: Industry
Location: Hamburg, Germany
AbortedTurned back 15 miles from English coast because ball turret was inoperative and the RPM on engine #1 dropped to zero.
Sortie Report
--26 July 1943Hamburg, Germany, RECALLEDReturned to Base Sortie Report
1128 July 1943Target: Aircraft Engine Plant
Type: Aircraft Industry
Location: Kassel, Germany
Returned EarlyTurned back before target with major battle damage.
Sortie Report