B-17F 42-3075

Aircraft Details

Serial Number: 42-3075
Name: LONGHORN
Manufacturer: Built by the Douglas Aircraft Company
Squadron: 546th Bombardment Squadron (H)
Squadron ID Code: BK*M
Squadron ID Code: 546th-BK*M
Start Date: 10 July 1943. Transferred: received from the 94th BG.
Missions: This aircraft was credited with 1 combat mission with the 384th.
End Date: 25 July 1943. Failed to return from combat operations.
Related Documents:Post Loss Document File #7
Photo Album: Aircraft 42-3075 Photo Album
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B-17F Aircraft 42-3075 Was Assigned To 1 Mission 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
Failed to ReturnLow Squadron Deputy. Ground Spare Aircraft; replaced 42‑29728. Disabled by enemy action over target; details unknown; crashed in Wesel, Germany area. No MACR
Sortie Report