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  B-17E Flying Fortress Serial Number 41-9094  
11th AF
28th BG
36th BS
11th AF c1942

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

Wartime History
Assigned to the 28th Bombardment Group, 36th Bombardment Squadron. No known nose art or nickname.

Mission History
On January 21, 1943 this B-17 suffered a midair collision with B-17E 41-2586 damaging the tail and right stabalizer. Afterwards, the damaged bomber managed to return to Adak Airfield.

The Thousand-Mile War page 144-145, footnote referencing Steve Birdsall research

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018


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