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  B-17E "Typhoon McGoon" Serial Number ?  
USAAF
13th AF
11th BG
98th BS

Aircraft History
Built by Boeing at Seattle. Delivered to the U. S. Army Air Force (USAAF) as B-17E Flying Fortress serial number unknown. Ferried overseas via Hickam Field then across the Pacific to the South Pacific (SOPAC).

Wartime History
Assigned to the 11th Bombardment Group, 98th Bombardment Squadron at Hickam Field. Nicknamed "Typhoon McGoon".

Mission History
On September 13, 1942 this B-17 was lost, circumstances unknown. Afterwards, replaced by B-17E "Typhoon McGoon II" 41-9211.

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Last Updated
October 28, 2019

 

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