391st BOMB GROUP: Aircraft information for serial number: 42-95812
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Aircraft information for serial number: 42-95812
Taxi Squadron Serial Code Name Source Taxi Sheets
812-D57242-95812P2-DThe Green HornetOriginal website46
812-O57242-95812P2-OThe Green HornetTaxi sheets. Redesignation of 812-D ?1

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-95812 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Built at the Glenn L Martin factory at Baltimore, Maryland as a B-26B-45-MA. Accepted by the Army Air Force on 12/11/43. Next listed at Pittsburg, Pennsylvania (ATC) from 1/12/43, and Godman Field, Fort Knox, Kentucky (from 2/12/43), and assigned to the 391st BG. Flown overseas to the UK via the Southern Ferry Route (Listed as Carribean Wing), departing the USA on 4/1/44. The aircraft record card then lists, SOXO A (Europe - 8th AF) on 4/1/44, and SOXO R (Europe - 8th AF) from 30/1/44. Original group aircraft flown over from the USA by 2nd Lt. Jack T Hanlon and crew. Served with the 391st BG until March 1945 when the group converted to the Douglas A-26 Invader, and was transferred out of the group. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, GLUE CON SAL FEA on 22/1/46. We have a nose art photo, showing at least 80+ missions.

Picture listing for serial number: 42-95812
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
"The Green Hornet"Nose Art42-95812
"The Green Hornet"Nose Art42-95812
"The Green Hornet" with unknown personNose Art42-95812
"The Green Hornet"Nose Art42-95812

Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-95812
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot Squadron Hardstand Taxi Serial
425 Feb 1944166123Jarrett5749812-D42-95812
702 Mar 1944166335Lubojasky5759812-D42-95812
4028 Apr 1944166113Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
4707 May 1944166113Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
4807 May 1944166113Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
6015 May 1944166113Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
6119 May 1944166213Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
6522 May 1944166123Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
7026 May 1944166212Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
7127 May 1944166213Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
7227 May 1944166233Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
7730 May 1944166224Salmon5749812-D42-95812
7831 May 1944166113Holliday5729812-D42-95812
8103 Jun 1944166225Dewitt5729812-D42-95812
8204 Jun 1944166213Koehl5729812-D42-95812
8406 Jun 1944166234Dickinson5729812-D42-95812
9010 Jun 1944166213Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
9513 Jun 1944166123Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
9614 Jun 1944166232Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
10020 Jun 1944166222Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
10121 Jun 1944166241Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
10221 Jun 1944166115Baehr5729812-D42-95812
10805 Jul 1944166236Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
10906 Jul 1944166223Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
11007 Jul 1944166213Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
11412 Jul 1944166136Crim5729812-D42-95812
11919 Jul 1944166112Boylan5739812-D42-95812
12124 Jul 1944166234Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
12225 Jul 1944166213Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
12326 Jul 1944166112??????5729812-D42-95812
12428 Jul 1944166134Smith5729812-D42-95812
12731 Jul 1944166137Spangler5749812-O42-95812
12801 Aug 1944166125Saunders5759812-D42-95812
13708 Aug 1944166214Hanlon5729812-D42-95812
19229 Nov 1944A-73242Spare Ship572PL812-D42-95812
20901 Jan 1945A-73116Penneman57259812-D42-95812
21014 Jan 1945A-73223Penneman57259812-D42-95812
21222 Jan 1945A-73222Gates57258812-D42-95812
21428 Jan 1945A-73242Spare Ship57258812-D42-95812
21529 Jan 1945A-73223Pancoast57259812-D42-95812
21601 Feb 1945A-73232Henage57458812-D42-95812
21906 Feb 1945A-73212Hess57269812-D42-95812
22008 Feb 1945A-73312McFarren57258812-D42-95812
23018 Feb 1945A-73013Young57258812-D42-95812
25111 Mar 1945A-73215Gonyer57258812-D42-95812
25111 Mar 1945A-73243Spare Ship57258812-D42-95812
25514 Mar 1945A-73113Penneman57258812-D42-95812