391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 42-107841
Aircraft Details for serial number: 42-107841 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-107841 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Delivered from the Martin Omaha plant. Next listed at Omaha, Nebraska (ATC) on 16/4/44, and Scott Field, Illinois (ATC) on 17/4/44. Then flown to the 3rd AF staging area at Hunter Field, Savannah, Georgia (from 19/4/44), and on to Morrison Field, West Palm Beach, Florida (from 25/4/44), from where the aircraft was flown overseas to the UK via the Southern Ferry Route, as a 9th AF replacement aircraft, departing the USA on 7/5/44. The record card then lists, GLUE 9AF A (Europe) on 5/5/44, and GLUE 9AF R (Europe) on 19/5/44. Entered combat with the 391st BG / 573rd BS on 2/6/44. Belly landed on 6/10/44. Pilot 2nd Lt. Kenneth E Shoemaker. The aircraft was repaired. Crash landed again on 25/3/45 due to severe flak damage received on the mission to Dierdorf, Germany. This time the aircraft was written off. The aircraft flown by 2nd Lt. Hershel D Wilson had damaged hydraulics and the landing gear collapsed on landing. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, GLUE 9AF CON SAL BD on 25/3/45. We also have this aircraft listed as 4L-S, but this needs confirmation.

Picture listing for serial number: 42-107841
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
"Little Pink Panties"Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties"Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties"Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties"Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties"Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties"Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties"Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties" - "Honey Bucket" in background.Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties" - William C. Morris flew about 10 missions in this ship.Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties"Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties" with unknown personNose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties"Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties"Nose Art42-107841
"Little Pink Panties"Nose Art42-107841

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-107841
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
8002 Jun 1944166134Logan, R. B.57327841-A42-107841
8204 Jun 1944166235Fry, W. W.57327841-A142-107841
8506 Jun 1944166136Cassiday, C. E.573841-42-107841
8607 Jun 1944166232Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841
8707 Jun 1944166212Youse, W. H.57328841-A42-107841
8808 Jun 1944166233Boone, W. R.573841-A42-107841flak
9110 Jun 1944166214Boone, W. R.573841-42-107841
9211 Jun 1944166132Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841flak
9312 Jun 1944166237Smith, J. W.573841-42-107841spare
9413 Jun 1944166126Bollinger, C. M.57328841-A42-107841
9513 Jun 1944166236Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841
9614 Jun 1944166112Fleck, W. E.573841-A42-107841
9715 Jun 1944166136Cassiday, C. E.57328841-A42-107841
9918 Jun 1944166135Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841
10020 Jun 1944166322Horridge, R. M.57328841-A42-107841
10121 Jun 1944166236Koehl, W. F.57328841-A42-107841
10221 Jun 1944166226Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841
10322 Jun 1944166122Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841
10524 Jun 1944166232Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841flak
10625 Jun 1944166123Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841
10730 Jun 1944166212Cassiday, C. E.57328841-A42-107841
10805 Jul 1944166122Cassiday, C. E.57328841-A42-107841flak
11007 Jul 1944166236Rutledge, E.57328841-A42-107841
11412 Jul 1944166235Cassiday, C. E.841-42-107841no fly
11515 Jul 1944166235Dewitt, G. A.57328841-A42-107841
11616 Jul 1944166235Smith, J. W.573841-A42-107841
11818 Jul 1944166113Barker, F. E.573841-A42-107841flak
11919 Jul 1944166132Baxter, R. E.573841-A42-107841
12124 Jul 1944166126Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841
12225 Jul 1944166125Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841
12326 Jul 1944166136Wilkinson, E. S.573841-A42-107841
12731 Jul 1944166115Shannon, W. L.573841-A42-107841
12801 Aug 1944166223Holliday, R. L.573841-A42-107841
12902 Aug 1944166116Walker, H. H.57328841-A42-107841
13105 Aug 1944166122Daffern, T.57328841-A42-107841
13205 Aug 1944166132Clapham, L. M.573841-A42-107841
13306 Aug 1944166125Dunn, E. B.57328841-A42-107841
13406 Aug 1944166237May, W. L.28841-A142-107841struck
13507 Aug 1944166237Dillard, F. P.841-42-107841no bombs
13607 Aug 1944166232Baehr, R. E.573841-A42-107841
13808 Aug 1944166236Hillier, F. O.573841-42-107841flak
13910 Aug 1944166222Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841
14010 Aug 1944166136Harlow, F. S.573841-A42-107841
14111 Aug 1944166126Crim, H. L.841-42-107841no fly
14212 Aug 1944166133Koehl, W. F.573841-A42-107841
14313 Aug 1944166123Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841
14413 Aug 1944166122Cassiday, C. E.57328841-A42-107841
14514 Aug 1944166132Cassiday, C. E.57328841-A42-107841
14615 Aug 1944166236Cassiday, C. E.573841-A42-107841
14716 Aug 1944166235Crim, H. L.57328841-A42-107841
14816 Aug 1944166133Ruble, J. C.573841-42-107841
14917 Aug 1944166225Rice, E. Z.57328841-A42-107841
15018 Aug 1944166232Cassiday, C. E.57328841-A42-107841
15327 Aug 1944166137Cassiday, C. E.28841-A42-107841spare
15427 Aug 1944166236Doebler, R. I.28841-A42-107841no fly
15530 Aug 1944166134Watson, F. D.57328841-A42-107841
15601 Sep 1944166235Clapham, L. M.57328841-A42-107841
15803 Sep 1944166233Cassiday, C. E.57328841-A42-107841
16005 Sep 1944166134Cassiday, C. E.57328841-A42-107841
16206 Sep 1944166133Bollinger, C. M.57328841-A42-107841
16310 Sep 1944166223Clapham, L. M.57328841-A42-107841
16411 Sep 1944166222Mosher, W. V.57328841-A42-107841
17302 Oct 1944A-73236Clark, H. W.573841-42-107841
-17405 Oct 1944A-73237Dillard, F. P.573841-A42-107841
17406 Oct 1944A-73235Shoemaker, K. E.573841-A42-107841flak
18618 Nov 1944A-73132Shoemaker, K. E.57331841-A42-107841
18819 Nov 1944A-73137Edwards, G. A.573841-A42-107841
19025 Nov 1944A-73126Schaffron, J. L.573PL841-A42-107841
19128 Nov 1944A-73225Larsen, K. W.573POOL841-A42-107841
19229 Nov 1944A-73215Shoemaker, K. E.573PL841-A42-107841
19502 Dec 1944A-73126Schaffron, J. L.573PL841-A42-107841
20012 Dec 1944A-73137Clark, H. W.32841-A42-107841spare
20524 Dec 1944A-73226Coult, C. K.573841-42-107841
20625 Dec 1944A-73232Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841
20725 Dec 1944A-73236Larsen, K. W.57332841-A42-107841
21116 Jan 1945A-73245Spare, ?2841-A42-107841spare
21222 Jan 1945A-73132Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841
21325 Jan 1945A-73233Ridgeway, R. A.573841-A42-107841
21428 Jan 1945A-73123Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841
22008 Feb 1945A-73332Pancoast, R. L.57332841-A42-107841
22109 Feb 1945A-73216Emmert, A. C.57332841-A42-107841
22310 Feb 1945A-73012Thiedeman, H. A.57332841-A42-107841
22413 Feb 1945A-73013Ellis, H. F.57332841-A42-107841
22514 Feb 1945A-73232Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841
22614 Feb 1945A-73136Edwards, A. L.57332841-A42-107841
22715 Feb 1945A-73133Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841
22816 Feb 1945A-73215Emmert, A. C.57332841-A42-107841
22918 Feb 1945A-73237Young, R. C.57332841-A42-107841aborted
23121 Feb 1945A-73112Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841
23222 Feb 1945A-73325Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841
23624 Feb 1945A-73223Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841
23825 Feb 1945A-73222Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841
23928 Feb 1945A-73116Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841
24001 Mar 1945A-73012Adrian, C. J.57332841-A42-107841
24102 Mar 1945A-73234Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841
24202 Mar 1945A-73233Thomas, C. H.57332841-A42-107841
24303 Mar 1945A-73134Shoemaker, K. E.57332841-A42-107841flak
24403 Mar 1945A-73236Appleton, W. N.57332841-A42-107841flak
26422 Mar 1945A-73315Edwards, A. L.573PL841-A42-107841
26522 Mar 1945A-73126Buihner, N. E.573PL841-A42-107841
26623 Mar 1945A-73313Hinds, R. O.573??841-A42-107841
26723 Mar 1945A-73235Lowry, A. R.573RW841-A42-107841
26824 Mar 1945A-73016Kelley, J. W.573RW841-A42-107841
26924 Mar 1945A-73116Appleton, W. N.573PL841-A42-107841
27025 Mar 1945A-73113Wilson, H. D.573RW841-A42-107841flak