B 17F 42-30433 - East of Flensburg, Germany                                        Updated:  18 JUN 2015

Airman Surname Init Rank Service Sqdn P_link Plane Operation Crash_site Crash_d Buried_d C_link At_Next
o888487.htm Allen G M 2ndLt USAAF 410 p294.htm B17 4230433 Bomb G E of Flensburg, G d110444 o888 o888.htm POW
e777356.htm Amemdola R T Sgt USAAF 410 p294.htm B17 4230433 Bomb G E of Flensburg, G d110444 e777c e777c.htm NO - CAM
o888486.htm Bogner R F 2ndLt USAAF 410 p294.htm B17 4230433 Bomb G E of Flensburg, G d110444 o888 o888.htm POW
o888488.htm Howard F M 2ndLt USAAF 410 p294.htm B17 4230433 Bomb G E of Flensburg, G d110444 o888 o888.htm POW
e556036.htm Johnston R H S/Sgt USAAF 410 p294.htm B17 4230433 Bomb G E of Flensburg, G d110444 e556a e556a.htm Ardennes, B
e777357.htm Manley H F Sgt USAAF 410 p294.htm B17 4230433 Bomb G E of Flensburg, G d110444 e777c e777c.htm NO - CAM
e777355.htm Roberts R J S/Sgt USAAF 410 p294.htm B17 4230433 Bomb G E of Flensburg, G d110444 e777c e777c.htm NO - CAM
u014284.htm Roberts T D Sgt USAAF 410 p294.htm B17 4230433 Bomb G E of Flensburg, G d110444 b200245 c014.htm Esbjerg
e777935.htm Ronaldo J L Sgt USAAF 410 p294.htm B17 4230433 Bomb G E of Flensburg, G d110444 e777c e777c.htm NO - CAM
o888485.htm Vaughan M D 2ndLt USAAF 410 p294.htm B17 4230433 Bomb G E of Flensburg, G d110444 o888 o888.htm POW


Den 11. april 1944 styrtede
B17 42-30433 ned på hjemvejen fra et bombetogt til Arnimswalde.

"Den 11. april 1944 passerede to afdelinger amerikanske bombefly Danmark, i alt 657 fly, foruden eskortejagere.
USAAF's tab denne dag blev på 52 bombere og 12 jagere." (FAF) 6 B-17 bombefly fra dette angreb er med i www.airmen.dk !

Besætningen sprang ud med faldskærm, inden B17 42-30433 styrtede ned ved Stoltebüll, der er her. 4 flyvere overlevede. (Kilde: AOD)

1 flyver fra B17 42-30433 blev begravet i Esbjerg og 1 i Tyskland. 4 flyvere har ingen kendt grav. 4 blev krigsfanger og de blev ført til Tyske krigsfangelejre.
Se
tegning af besætningen på en B-17, Foto af en B-17 + B-17 i airmen.dk samt B-17 Ball Turret, Ammunition og Ball Turret Gunner. 10 flyvere.

On 11 April 1944 B17 42-30433 crashed on the return flight from a bombing raid on Arnimswalde.

"On 11 April 1944 two formations of American bombers flew over Denmark with a total of 657 bombers and a number of escorting fighters.
That day the USAAF lost 52 bombers and 12 fighters." (FAF) 6 B-17s from this attack are included in www.airmen.dk !

The crew bailed out before B17 42-30433 crashed near Stoltebüll, which is here. 4 airmen survived. (Source: AOD)
1 airman from B17 42-30433 was buried in Esbjerg and 1 in Germany. 4 airmen have no known grave. 4 were captured and
taken to German POW-Camps.

See a drawing of the crew of a B-17, Photo of  a B-17 + B-17s in airmen.dk and B-17 Ball Turret, Ammunition and the story of a Ball Turret Gunner.
This B-17 was from 410 BS, 94 BG, 4 CBW, 4 BD, 8th Air Force. It took off from RAF Rougham-RAF Bury St Edmunds-USAAF Station 468.
10 airmen.