Deterding, Floyd, M., Lt Col

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
4011-Aircraft Maintenance Staff Officer
Last AFSC Group
Aircraft Maintenance
Primary Unit
1944-1946, AAF MOS 6402, 6th Bomb Group, Very Heavy
Service Years
1936 - 1958
Officer Collar Insignia
Lieutenant Colonel

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Home State
Missouri
Missouri
Year of Birth
1915
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Carrollton
Last Address
2101 Ox Bottom Road
Tallahassee, Fl 32312

Date of Passing
Jan 20, 2012
 
Location of Interment
Roselawn Cemetery - Tallahassee, Florida
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 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin Meritorious Unit Commendation 1944-1961 (3rd Award) Air Force Retired Honorable Discharge Emblem (WWII)




 Unofficial Badges 

US Army Honorable Discharge Cold War Medal Gold Star US Air Force Honorable Discharge (Old Style)






 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
deceased
   
Other Comments:
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 1938-1943, B-17 Flying Fortress
From Year
1938
To Year
1943
   
Personal Memories
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Specifications

Model Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress
Length 74.74 ft | 22.78 m
Width 103.74 ft | 31.62 m
Height 19.09 ft | 5.82 m
Engine(s) 4 x Wright Cyclone R-1820-97 radial piston engines generating 1,200 hp each.
Empty Weight 36,136 lbs | 16,391 kg
MTOW 72,003 lbs | 32,660 kg
Max Speed 287 mph | 462 km/h | 249 kts
Max Range 2,001 miles | 3,220 km
Ceiling 35,597 ft | 10,850 m | 6.7 miles
Climb Rate 540.5 ft/min (164.7 m/min)
Hardpoints 0
Armament 2 x 12.7mm machine guns in powered dorsal turret
2 x 12.7mm machine guns in powered "belly" turret
2 x 12.7mm machine guns in tail gun position
1 x 12.7mm machine gun in left front "cheek" position
1 x 12.7mm machine gun in right front "cheek" position
1 x 12.7mm machine gun in left waist position
1 x 12.7mm machine gun in right waist position
1 x 12.7mm machine gun in radio operator's midship position (removed on later models)
2 x 12.7mm machine guns in powered chin turret (later models)

Maximum internal bombload of 7,983 kg (17,600 lbs).
Accommodations 10
Operators United Kingdom and the United States of America.

   
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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2018
   
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