391st BOMB GROUP: Aircraft information for serial number: 43-34177
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Aircraft information for serial number: 43-34177
Taxi Squadron Serial Code Name Source Taxi Sheets
177-C57443-341774L-COriginal website5

Aircraft history for serial number: 43-34177 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Ex-322nd BG aircraft. Entered combat with the 391st BG / 574th BS on 26/12/44. Landed at A-78 landing strip, Florennes / Juzaine, France with a fuel leak on 3/3/45 flown by pilot, 2nd Lt. Rollin M Proctor. While waiting to be towed off the runway, the aircraft was hit by a P-47 Thunderbolt. Both aircraft were written off. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, GLUE 9AF CON SAL NBD on 3/3/45. We have also seen the loss date listed as 23/2/45, needs confirmation.

Incident listing for serial number: 43-34177
Mission Source_id Description Serial
0A00094Accident Report, 43-34177 23 Feb 194543-34177

Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 43-34177
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot Squadron Hardstand Taxi Serial
21222 Jan 1945A-73111Bischoff57446177-C43-34177
21906 Feb 1945A-73114Bischoff57446177-C43-34177
22008 Feb 1945A-73231Flanagan57446177-C43-34177
22310 Feb 1945A-73214Chism57446177-C43-34177
23018 Feb 1945A-73221Sherwood57446177-C43-34177