391st BOMB GROUP: Aircraft information for serial number: 44-68161
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Aircraft information for serial number: 44-68161
Taxi Squadron Serial Code Name Source Taxi Sheets
161-H57244-68161P2-HPaul Clouting

Aircraft history for serial number: 44-68161 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Built at the Glenn L Martin factory at Baltimore, Maryland as a B-26G-25-MA. Accepted by the Army Air Force on 8/2/45. Then flown by Baltimore, Maryland (ATC) from 9/2/45, to the 3rd AF staging area at Hunter Field, Savannah, Georgia (from 9/2/45). Next went to Morrison Field, West Palm Beach, Florida (from 15/2/45), from where the aircraft was flown overseas via the Southern Ferry Route, departing the USA on 17/2/45. Entered combat with the 391st BG / 572nd BS on 31/3/45. The aircraft flew 7 combat missions, then was transferred out of the group in April 1945 when the 391st BG converted to the Douglas A-26.