A/C Delivered to Geiger Field, 29th Reconnaissance Squadron which was re-designated 419th Bombardment Squadron 4/28/1942.

Lowery 5/31/1942;

Assigned 7th AF Hawaii 6/7/1942;

transferred 13th AF, Poppy 5/4/1943;

Written off Oahu 6/11/1945

Participated in Battle of Midway May-Jun 1943 with 13 AF

Aircraft: B-17
Tail/Serial Number: 41-9156
Model: B-17-E
Delivery: Geiger
DateAssigned: 301 BG

Group and Squadrons(s) Assigned:
301 BG (419 SQ)

Plane Nose Art Names: Uncle Biff

A/C Details

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