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43-38342

B-17G-85-BO

 

July 23, 1944 Delivered to Cheyenne

August 2, 1944 to Kearney

August 13, 1944 to Grenier

August 15, 1944 Assigned to the 4th Squadron, 34th Bomb Group, Mendlesham

 

Mission #64 September 17, 1944 43-38342 H/B 4BS Israelson (lead)

Mission #65 September 19, 1944 43-38342 H/B 4BS Notman

Mission #68 September 26, 1944 43-38342 H/B 4BS Notman

Mission #71 October 2, 1944 43-38342 H/B 4BS Anderson

 

                       October 2, 1944 43-38342 H/B

On Marshalling Chart on Hardstand #9 at 2100-2200 hours.

 

Mission #72 October 3, 1944 43-38342 H/B 4BS Bice

 

Mission #74 October 6, 1944 43-38342 E/Q 7BS Vick 

Jettisoned bombs. Salvaged. Three wounded.

Crew bailed out due to fire. Plane salvaged.

Navigator 2 Lt Philip S. Podulka O-722361 Lightly Injured in Action and send to 65th General Hospital.