391st BOMB GROUP: Aircraft information for serial number: 41-18149
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Aircraft information for serial number: 41-18149
Taxi Squadron Serial Code Name Source Taxi Sheets
149-?57541-18149O8-?Original website

Aircraft history for serial number: 41-18149 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Delivered by air from the Martin Baltimore plant to MacDill Field, Tampa Bay, Florida (from 2/1/43). Next listed at Memphis, Tennessee (from 3/2/43), then back at MacDill Field, Florida (from 22/4/43). Damaged cat.3 after it was involved in a mid air collision (with what, possibly birds?) over the Osprey Bombing Range, near Osprey, Florida on 13/5/43. The pilot was Lt. Junior W Olfson (391st BG / 575th BS in training). The aircraft was repaired, then transferred to Scott Field, Illinois (3505 BAS), no date given, where the aircraft was redesignated as a TB-26B. Next transferred to Chanute Field, Illinois (3502 BAS), where the aircraft was assigned to the resident tow target unit. Relegated to class 01Z (complete aircraft assigned for ground instruction training) at Chanute Field. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, RECL COMP on 7/6/46.

Incident listing for serial number: 41-18149
Mission Source_id Description Serial
0A00003Accident Report, 41-18149. 13 May 194341-18149