391st BOMB GROUP: Aircraft information for serial number: 42-107719
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Aircraft information for serial number: 42-107719
Taxi Squadron Serial Code Name Source Taxi Sheets
719-F57242-107719P2-FSuzy's Screamin' DemonOriginal website27

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-107719 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Delivered from the Martin Omaha plant. Next listed at Omaha, Nebraska (ATC) on 26/2/44, and Kansas City (ATC) on 26/2/44. Then went to the 3rd AF staging area at Hunter Field, Savannah, Georgia (from 1/3/44), and then to Homestead Army Air Field, Florida (from 8/3/44), from where the aircraft was flown overseas to the UK as a 9th AF replacement aircraft, via the Southern Ferry Route, departing the USA on 10/3/44. The record card then lists, SOXO A (Europe) on 12/3/44, and, SOXO R (Europe) on 26/3/44. Entered combat with the 391st BG / 572nd BS on 19/5/44. Damaged on 26/8/44, and landed on an Advanced Landing Strip. The aircraft record card then lists, GLUE 9AF ON ALS on 28/8/44, and GLUE 9AF REPAIRED on 29/8/44. The aircraft then went to a service group for further repairs, and did not return to the 391st BG, instead being transferred to the 387th BG.

Picture listing for serial number: 42-107719
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
"Suzy's Screamin' Demon"Nose Art42-107719
"Suzy's Screamin' Demon"Nose Art42-107719

Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-107719
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot Squadron Hardstand Taxi Serial
6119 May 1944166215Reynolds57213719-F42-107719
6522 May 1944166121Ljunggren57213719-F42-107719
7026 May 1944166223Jacobs57213719-F42-107719
7127 May 1944166222Crim57213719-F42-107719
7227 May 1944166212Crim57213719-F42-107719
7730 May 1944166133Jacobs57213719-F42-107719
8204 Jun 1944166233Jacobs57213719-F42-107719
8406 Jun 1944166216Hanlon57213719-F42-107719
8808 Jun 1944166112Hanlon57213719-F42-107719
9312 Jun 1944166215Walker57213719-F42-107719
9513 Jun 1944166133Jacobs57213719-F42-107719
9614 Jun 1944166236Jacobs57213719-F42-107719
9715 Jun 1944166136Carson57313719-F42-107719
10020 Jun 1944166215Jacobs57213719-F42-107719
10121 Jun 1944166233Crim57213719-F42-107719
10906 Jul 1944166216Jacobs57213719-F42-107719
11007 Jul 1944166233Jacobs57213719-F42-107719
11412 Jul 1944166132Jacobs57213719-F42-107719
11919 Jul 1944166133Clark57313719-F42-107719
12023 Jul 1944166137Martin57513719-F42-107719
12124 Jul 1944166243Spare Ship57213719-F42-107719
12225 Jul 1944166233Jacobs57213719-F42-107719
12326 Jul 1944166133Jacobs57213719-F42-107719
12428 Jul 1944166115Bjork57313719-F42-107719
12801 Aug 1944166226May57313719-F42-107719
13105 Aug 1944166131Boone57313719-F42-107719
13205 Aug 1944166131Boone57313719-F42-107719