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USAAF Nose Art Research Project


B-17F-75-DL (B17G configuration) 42-3540

381st Bomb Group, 535th Bomb Squadron


Missing in action on mission to strike Leverkusen in Germany on 1st December 1943 with 2Lt Warren Hess's crew. The aircraft lost one engine prior to reaching the IP and was then attacked by Luftwaffe fighters which caused fatal damage.

For More Information See:

The Flight Of Eagles

No mission listing is currently available for this aircraft

© Ray Bowden 24 January 2020