Aircraft history for serial number: 43-34357 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Ex-386th BG aircraft. Entered service with the 1st Pathfinder SQN sometime circa February 1945. Flew 7 combat missions with the 1st Pathfinder SQN and survived the war. The final entries on the aircraft record card lists, GLUE CON SAL FEA on 30/3/46, and "Condemned Overseas, dated 10/5/46". The first recorded mission we have found for this aircraft is leading the 394th BG on 30/3/45.