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  B-17E Flying Fortress Serial Number 41-2412  
USAAF
6th AF

Aircraft History
Built by Boeing at Seattle. No known nose art or nickname.

Wartime History
Assigned to the 6th Air Force in Panama on December 27, 1941. To SAAD on March 21, 1942 afterwards to Guatemala April 18, 1942 then to SAAD during June 1942. Returns to Guatemala on December 15, 1942. Returns to United States on August 3, 1944. Ultimate fate unknown, likely scrapped.

References
Other source incorrectly states this B-17 was 7th BG, damaged at Bandoeng Feb 20, 1942 and abandoned.
Alae Supra Canalem page 152
Thanks to Steve Birdsall for additional information.

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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