359th Bomb Squadron, 303rd Bomb Group ‘Duchess’ Daughter’ B-17G Model
Fly with the 359th Bomb Squadron, 303rd Bomb Group Squadron in this handcrafted B-17G model. Each piece is carved from Mahogany and hand-painted to provide a piece you’ll love.
- Length – 11 inches
- Wingspan – 17 inches
- US Veteran Owned Business
History of B-17 42-97272 / Duchess’ Daughter
Delivered Cheyenne 13/2/44; Dalhart 2/3/44; Grenier 26/3/44; Assigned 359BS/303BG [BN-T] Molesworth 9/4/44; on return from Beaumetz-les-Aire, France V-weaponsite with Patrick Brabant, Co-pilot: Ira Judy, Navigator: Phil Heatherly, tog-Ralphe Wolfe, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Dana Hodge, Radio Operator: Ed Praplaski, Ball turret gunner: Bob Marquez, Waist gunner: Bob Valentine,Tail gunner: John Millick (9 Returned to Duty); Co-pilot: Judy pushed u/c button off in error; Salvaged 2 SAD 7/7/44. DUCHESS’ DAUGHTER.
Source: Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log*