Built by Boeing at Seattle. Delivered to the U. S. Army. Ferried overseas via Hawaii to Australia.
Assigned to the 13th Air Force, 11th Bombardment Group, 431st Bombardment Squadron. Nicknamed "Fiji Foo".
On October 27, 1943 crash landed at Tontouta Airfield, crew unhurt. Ultimate fate unknown, likely scrapped or otherwise disappeared.
Another reference list this B-17 as lost on February 19, 1943
piloted by Smith
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January 9, 2018