Aircraft history for serial number: 42-96313 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Built at the Glenn L Martin factory at Baltimore, Maryland as a B-26F-1-MA. Accepted by the Army Air Force on 9/3/44. Then listed as flown by New Castle (2nd Ferry Group), Wilmington, Deleware (from 13/3/44), to the 3rd AF staging area at Hunter Field, Savannah, Georgia (from 14/3/44). Next went to Homestead Army Air Field, Florida (from 13/4/44), from where the aircraft was flown overseas to the UK via the Southern Ferry Route, departing the USA on 16/4/44. The aircraft record card then lists, SOXO 9AF A (Europe - 9th AF) from 15/4/44, and GLUE 9AF R (Europe - 9th AF) from 27/4/44. Entered combat with the 391st BG / 572nd BS in July 1944. The aircraft record card then lists, GLUE 9AF CON INV on 31/10/44, and SOXO CON INV ERR on 27/11/44. Hit prop wash on landing back at A-73 Roye/Amy, France and crashed, returning from the 22/1/45 mission to Gerolstein, Germany. The aircraft flown by 2nd Lt. Gerald R Lantz suffered Cat.4 damage and was salvaged. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, GLUE 9AF CON SAL NBD on 22/1/45.