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  B-17E Flying Fortress Serial Number 41-2631  
USAAF
5th AF
19th BG

Aircraft History
Built by Boeing at Seattle. Delivered to the U. S. Army. Ferried overseas via Hawaii to Australia.

Wartime History
Assigned to the 5th Air Force, 19th Bombardment Group. No known nickname or nose art.

Mission History
On May 7, 1942 took off piloted by Major Pierre D. Jacques and crash landed at Charters Towers Airfield. None of the crew were hurt in the cash. Afterwards, written off. Ultimate fate unknown, likely scrapped or otherwise disappeared.

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018

 

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