ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89769
Last updated: 20 April 2018
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress
Owner/operator:385BG/551BS USAAF
Registration: 42-31917
C/n / msn: 7031
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Perlé -   Luxembourg
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Great Ashfield, England
Destination airport:
Call code: S - Call sign: Offspring
Mission: to bomb the city of Munich in Germany
Caught in the prop wash of proceeding aircraft, nosed up and hit 42-102606 (1/Lt. McDonald)
Crew: Capt. White, pilot - killed; Sgt. Larry Atiyeh - POW

- MACR 7507


Revision history:

01-Feb-2011 14:17 ThW Added
01-Feb-2011 14:46 Updated
23-Jan-2012 04:00 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative]
08-Feb-2012 04:59 Nepa Updated [Operator]
08-Oct-2012 02:58 Uli Elch Updated [Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2013 11:15 Updated [Operator]
05-Apr-2013 16:15 Nepa Updated [Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description