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That was my Dad's B-17, Miss Treated. She did not have a Cheyenne turret.

April 1 2012 at 1:59 PM
  (Login CBMike)
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Response to Question on B-17G s/n 232029 483 BG 815th

This is a photo of Miss Treated on a non-combat flight over southern Italy. Jonas Blank was her pilot; Dad was her navigator.

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This is a photo of 232044, from the same block as Miss Treated, possibly on the same day (I think the crews were photographing each other). She's the last camouflaged B-17G painted by Boeing (Miss Treated was the 15th to the last Boeing camouflaged B-17G). From then on, the B-17Gs were nmf.

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And found this, which should put all conversation to an end.....a picture of the tail guns with gunner James Tucker in the window and the serial ## on the vertical stabilizer.

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