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  B-17E Flying Fortress Serial Number 41-2454  
5th AF
19th BG

Aircraft History
Built by Boeing at Seattle. Delivered to the U. S. Army.

Wartime History
Assigned to the 19th Bombardment Group. No know nose art or nickname.

On January 29 or 30, 1942 took off piloted by Lt. Skiles searched the crash site of B-17E 41-2476, but no survivors were seen. Later, this B-17 was evacuated from Java to Broome Airfield.

On March 3 ,1942 destroyed by strafing A6M2 Zeros while parked at Broome Airfield.

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019


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