391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 42-107748
Aircraft Details for serial number: 42-107748 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-107748 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Delivered from the Martin Omaha plant. Next listed at Omaha, Nebraska (ATC) on 8/3/44, and Rosecrans, Missouri (ATC) on 8/3/44. Then flown to the 3rd AF staging area at Hunter Field, Savannah, Georgia (from 9/3/44). Flown overseas to the UK via the Southern Ferry Route, as a 9th AF replacement aircraft, departing the USA on 21/3/44. The record card then lists, SOXO A (Europe) on 20/3/44, and, SOXO 9AF R (Europe) on 19/4/44. Entered combat with the 391st BG / 572nd BS on 13/5/44. The aircraft was first assigned to pilot Lt. John W Blute who named the aircraft after his wife Virginia Glancy. Damaged Cat.3 in a mid air collision with 42-95809 over Station 166, Matching Green, Essex on 21/6/44 flown by Lt. John W Blute. The aircraft was repaired. Later flown by pilots Lt. Roy E. Russell, and Ken Chapin. Went on to fly over 130 combat missions by April 1945, when the aircraft was transferred out, after the group converted to the Douglas A-26. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, GLUE CON SAL FEA on 18/2/46.

Incident listing for serial number: 42-107748
Mission Source_id Description Serial
101A00031Accident Report, 42-107748. 21 Jun 194442-107748

Picture listing for serial number: 42-107748
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
Blute CrewCrews42-107748
"The Ginnie Gee"Nose Art42-107748

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-107748
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
6015 May 1944166122Blute, J. W.572748-P42-107748
6119 May 1944166222Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748
6421 May 1944166236Goodson, R. G.5726748-Q42-107748aborted
6522 May 1944166115Blute, J. W.5726748-Q42-107748
6623 May 1944166132Smith, J. W.5726748-Q42-107748
6724 May 1944166135Jacobs, S. A.5726748-Q42-107748
6824 May 1944166135Danforth, G. L.572748-Q42-107748
7026 May 1944166213Baehr, R. E.5726748-Q42-107748
7127 May 1944166212Baehr, R. E.5726748-Q42-107748
7227 May 1944166232Baehr, R. E.572748-Q42-107748
7328 May 1944166226Bjork, P. A.5726748-Q142-107748flak
7730 May 1944166123Blute, J. W.5726748-Q42-107748
7831 May 1944166123Blute, J. W.5726748-Q42-107748
7901 Jun 1944166122Baxter, R. E.572748-Q42-107748
8002 Jun 1944166137Walker, H. H.5726748-Q42-107748
8204 Jun 1944166225Blute, J. W.5726748-Q42-107748
8406 Jun 1944166232Koehl, W. F.5726748-Q42-107748
8506 Jun 1944166132Hall, E. L.572748-Q42-107748aborted
8707 Jun 1944166225Holliday, R. L.5726748-Q42-107748flak
8908 Jun 1944166116Boylan, J. J.5726748-Q42-107748
9211 Jun 1944166131Shaffner, L. H.572748-Q42-107748
9312 Jun 1944166216Dewitt, G. A.572748-Q42-107748
9413 Jun 1944166115Boylan, J. J.5726748-Q42-107748
9513 Jun 1944166112Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748
9614 Jun 1944166215Dewitt, G. A.572748-Q42-107748
9817 Jun 1944166226Youse, W. H.572748-Q42-107748
9918 Jun 1944166137Fry, W. W.748-42-107748spare
10020 Jun 1944166216Holliday, R. L.5726748-Q42-107748
10121 Jun 1944166222Blute, J. W.5726748-Q42-107748
11515 Jul 1944166222Blute, J. W.5726748-Q42-107748
11616 Jul 1944166237Fry, W. W.748-42-107748no fly
11716 Jul 1944166213Blute, J. W.5726748-O42-107748
11818 Jul 1944166112Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748
12124 Jul 1944166237Watkinson, A. G.6748-D42-107748spare
12225 Jul 1944166222Blute, J. W.572748-G42-107748
12326 Jul 1944166132Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748
12428 Jul 1944166132Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748flak
12530 Jul 1944166223Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748
12631 Jul 1944166215Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748
12731 Jul 1944166213Crim, H. L.572748-Q42-107748
12801 Aug 1944166134Rutledge, E.572748-42-107748
12902 Aug 1944166133Blute, J. W.5726748-Q42-107748
13003 Aug 1944166113Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748
13406 Aug 1944166225Blute, J. W.5726748-Q42-107748
13507 Aug 1944166225Hall, E. L.572748-Q42-107748
13607 Aug 1944166212Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748flak
13708 Aug 1944166225Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748
13808 Aug 1944166235Boyd, R. H.573748-42-107748
14010 Aug 1944166133Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748
14111 Aug 1944166115Hall, E. L.572748-Q42-107748
14212 Aug 1944166013Blute, J. W.572748-Q42-107748
14313 Aug 1944166135Crim, H. L.572748-Q42-107748
14413 Aug 1944166214Rutledge, E.5726748-Q42-107748flak
14514 Aug 1944166131Boone, W. R.5726748-Q42-107748
14615 Aug 1944166222Hall, E. L.572748-Q42-107748aborted
15226 Aug 1944166134Dewitt, G. A.5726748-Q42-107748flak
15601 Sep 1944166214Dickinson, R. G.5726748-Q42-107748aborted
15803 Sep 1944166223Dunn, E. B.5726748-Q42-107748
16005 Sep 1944166122Dunn, E. B.5726748-Q42-107748
16106 Sep 1944166136Koehl, W. F.5726748-Q42-107748
16206 Sep 1944166137Hanlon, J. T.6748-Q42-107748spare
16512 Sep 1944166132Hall, E. L.5726748-Q42-107748
16612 Sep 1944166132Hall, E. L.5726748-Q42-107748
16714 Sep 1944166137Hall, E. L.6748-Q42-107748spare
16816 Sep 1944166222Hall, E. L.5726748-Q42-107748flak
17023 Sep 1944166213Hall, E. L.5726748-Q42-107748
17127 Sep 1944166237Dillard, F. P.6748-Q42-107748spare
17229 Sep 1944166132Phalon, J. J.5726748-Q42-107748
-17405 Oct 1944A-73125Phalon, J. J.572748-Q42-107748
17406 Oct 1944A-73125Phalon, J. J.572748-Q42-107748
17507 Oct 1944A-73133Lantz, G. R.57260748-Q42-107748
17608 Oct 1944A-73132Chapin, K. R.572748-Q42-107748
17712 Oct 1944A-73242Spare, 60748-Q42-107748spare
17813 Oct 1944A-73115Young, P. R.57260748-Q42-107748
17914 Oct 1944A-73115Stevens, J. C.572748-Q42-107748
18029 Oct 1944A-73122Kunberger, J. B.57260748-Q42-107748
18102 Nov 1944A-73216Lipschultz, J. M.57260748-Q42-107748
18203 Nov 1944A-73226Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
18719 Nov 1944A-73225Chapin, K. R.572748-Q42-107748flak
19025 Nov 1944A-73135Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
19229 Nov 1944A-73232Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
19401 Dec 1944A-73123Chapin, K. R.572748-Q42-107748
19605 Dec 1944A-73226Lantz, G. R.572748-Q42-107748
19709 Dec 1944A-73116Grow, J. A.57260748-Q42-107748
20012 Dec 1944A-73216Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
20113 Dec 1944A-73226Young, P. R.572748-Q42-107748
20215 Dec 1944A-73237Chapin, K. R.60748-Q42-107748spare
20625 Dec 1944A-73125Thiedeman, H. A.57260748-Q42-107748
20725 Dec 1944A-73126Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
20826 Dec 1944A-73236Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
-21005 Jan 1945A-73226Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
21116 Jan 1945A-73132Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
21222 Jan 1945A-73226Young, P. R.57260748-Q42-107748
21325 Jan 1945A-73132Brown, H. W.572748-Q42-107748
21428 Jan 1945A-73133Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748Aborted
22008 Feb 1945A-73325Hess, H. C.57260748-Q42-107748
22209 Feb 1945A-73124Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
22310 Feb 1945A-73122Gates, L. R.57260748-Q42-107748flak
22413 Feb 1945A-73233Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
22514 Feb 1945A-73224Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
22715 Feb 1945A-73226Thiedeman, H. A.57260748-Q42-107748
22816 Feb 1945A-73013Pancoast, R. L.57260748-Q42-107748
22918 Feb 1945A-73115Lantz, G. R.57260748-Q42-107748aborted
23019 Feb 1945A-73115Lantz, G. R.57260748-Q42-107748
23121 Feb 1945A-73142Thiedeman, H. A.57260748-Q42-107748
23222 Feb 1945A-73234Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
23423 Feb 1945A-73213Harris, W. L.57260748-Q42-107748flak
23724 Feb 1945A-73134Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748flak
23825 Feb 1945A-73122Goble, W.57260748-Q42-107748
23928 Feb 1945A-73134Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
24001 Mar 1945A-73134Stevens, J. C.57260748-Q42-107748
24102 Mar 1945A-73224Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
24202 Mar 1945A-73224Detwiler, E. F.57260748-Q42-107748
24303 Mar 1945A-73224Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748flak
24403 Mar 1945A-73222Grow, J. A.57260748-Q42-107748
24504 Mar 1945A-73133Johnson, C. G.57260748-Q42-107748
24706 Mar 1945A-73122Hess, H. C.57260748-Q42-107748
24808 Mar 1945A-73132Gonyer, J. E.57260748-Q42-107748
25615 Mar 1945A-73122Anderson, A. D.57260748-Q42-107748
25716 Mar 1945A-73133Penneman, R. D.57260748-Q42-107748
25917 Mar 1945A-73234Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
26018 Mar 1945A-73126Greene, B. F.572748-Q42-107748flak
26118 Mar 1945A-73223Hess, H. C.57260748-Q42-107748
26219 Mar 1945A-73124Chapin, K. R.57260748-Q42-107748
26320 Mar 1945A-73232Macklin, P. G.572748-Q42-107748
26422 Mar 1945A-73124Chatellier, J. L.57260748-Q42-107748
26522 Mar 1945A-73124Chatellier, J. L.57260748-Q42-107748
26623 Mar 1945A-73124Chatellier, J. L.57260748-Q42-107748
26723 Mar 1945A-73124Chatellier, J. L.57260748-Q42-107748
26824 Mar 1945A-73234Chatellier, J. L.57260748-Q42-107748
26924 Mar 1945A-73132Grow, J. A.57260748-Q42-107748flak
27025 Mar 1945A-73234Chatellier, J. L.57260748-Q42-107748
27125 Mar 1945A-73134Thiedeman, H. A.57260748-Q42-107748
27226 Mar 1945A-73215Knight, W. C.57260748-Q42-107748
27430 Mar 1945A-73124Thiedeman, H. A.57260748-Q42-107748flak
27531 Mar 1945A-73124Thiedeman, H. A.57260748-Q42-107748flak
27703 Apr 1945A-73224Grow, J. A.57260748-Q42-107748flak
27804 Apr 1945A-73224Thiedeman, H. A.57260748-Q42-107748
27907 Apr 1945A-73122Pancoast, R. L.57260748-Q42-107748
28008 Apr 1945A-73113Hess, H. C.57260748-Q42-107748flak
28108 Apr 1945A-73132Sabin, E. R.57260748-Q42-107748
28209 Apr 1945A-73133Kirkbride, C. A.57260748-Q42-107748flak