391st BOMB GROUP: Aircraft information for serial number: 43-34561
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Aircraft information for serial number: 43-34561
Taxi Squadron Serial Code Name Source Taxi Sheets
561-F57343-34561T6-FTaxi sheets & Paul Clouting6

Aircraft history for serial number: 43-34561 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Built at the Glenn L Martin factory at Baltimore, Maryland as a B-26G-10-MA. Accepted by the Army Air Force on 31/8/44. Then flown by Baltimore, Maryland (ATC) from 5/9/44, to the 3rd AF staging area at Hunter Field, Savannah, Georgia (from 5/9/44). Next went to Morrison Field, West Palm Beach, Florida (1103 BAS) from 13/9/44, from where the aircraft was flown overseas via the Southern Ferry Route, departing the USA on 29/9/44. The record card then lists, IRON A (Oahu Island, Hawaii - 7th AF) from 29/9/44, and, DUKO R (Italy - 12th AF) on 15/10/44. Entered combat with the 391st BG / 573rd BS on 14/2/45. Flew 45 combat missions, then transferred out of the group in April 1945 when the 391st BG converted to the Douglas A-26.

Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 43-34561
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot Squadron Hardstand Taxi Serial
24303 Mar 1945A-73133Wanstreet57327561-F43-34561
24504 Mar 1945A-73212Duncan57327561-F43-34561
24706 Mar 1945A-73216Lehfeldt57422561-F43-34561
25111 Mar 1945A-73136Barta57327561-F43-34561
25514 Mar 1945A-73126Pancoast57227561-F43-34561
26522 Mar 1945A-73313Wanstreet57327561-F43-34561