391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 42-95803
Aircraft Details for serial number: 42-95803 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-95803 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Built at the Glenn L Martin factory at Baltimore, Maryland as a B-26B-45-MA. Accepted by the Army Air Force on 3/11/43. Next flown by New Castle (2nd Ferry Group), Wilmington, Deleware (from 30/11/43), to Middletown, Pennsylvania (ATC) from 5/12/43. Then listed at Columbus, Ohio (ATC) from 9/12/43. Next went to Godman Field, Fort Knox, Kentucky (from 11/12/43), and assigned to the 391st BG. Flown overseas to the UK via the Southern Ferry Route (Listed as Carribean Wing), departing the USA on 6/1/44. The aircraft record card then lists, SOXO A (Europe - 8th AF) on 6/1/44, and SOXO R (Europe - 8th AF) from 30/1/44. Original group aircraft flown overseas by 2nd Lt. Henry K Hammett and crew. The aircraft was flown by the group commander, Col. Williams, who named the aircraft after his mother. Flew 128 combat missions. Also flown by Dan Wetherbee. The aircraft was in service till April 1945. The starboard side of the nose has nose art too, and is inscribed "The Black Death Group". Salvaged on 18/7/45. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, GLUE CON SAL FEA on 18/7/45.

Picture listing for serial number: 42-95803
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
Bass CrewCrews42-95803
Nose art. Lady BelleGarcia Collection42-95803
"The Black Death Group"Nose Art42-95803
"Lady Belle"Nose Art42-95803
"Lady Belle"Nose Art42-95803
"Lady Belle"Nose Art42-95803
Phil Walter And Tom Muddiman Next To Lady Belle.People42-95803
Phil Walter Sitting in the Lady Belle.People42-95803
"The Black Death Group"Nose Art42-95803
"Lady Belle"Nose Art42-95803
"The Black Death Group"Nose Art42-95803
Unknown CrewCrews42-95803
Williams CrewCrews42-95803
Lady Belle P2-K and Idiot's Delight O8-? in formationAirplanes42-95803
Lady Belle in flightAirplanes42-95803
Lady Belle on hardstandAirplanes42-95803
Lady Belle and Idiot's Delight in flightAirplanes42-95803
Williams and crewCrews42-95803
Lady BelleAirplanes42-95803
"Lady Belle"Nose Art42-95803
"The Black Death Group"Nose Art42-95803

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-95803
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
115 Feb 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
425 Feb 1944166133Curran, E. E.572803-42-95803
528 Feb 1944166211Morrison, D. L.5726803-K42-95803
629 Feb 1944166114Roeper, F. R.572803-42-95803
702 Mar 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
803 Mar 1944166326Lubojasky, J. C.572803-K42-95803
1005 Mar 1944166335Sterngold, M. I.572803-K42-95803
1106 Mar 1944166333Callison, W. K.572803-K42-95803
1207 Mar 1944166211Enderton, C. M.5723803-K42-95803
1520 Mar 1944166111Ljunggren, E. N.572803-42-95803
1623 Mar 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
1826 Mar 1944166211Sullens, J. A.5727803-K42-95803
2008 Apr 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
2210 Apr 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-42-95803flak
2412 Apr 1944166111Morrison, D. L.572803-42-95803
2518 Apr 1944166114Morrison, D. L.572803-K42-95803flak
2619 Apr 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-42-95803
2719 Apr 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-R42-95803
2820 Apr 1944166111Morrison, D. L.572803-K42-95803
2920 Apr 1944166111Morrison, D. L.572803-K42-95803
3021 Apr 1944166111Earll, J. E.572803-42-95803flak
3625 Apr 1944166211La Framboise, I. T.572803-K42-95803
3726 Apr 1944166211Erickson, W. G.572803-42-95803
3827 Apr 1944166211Miller, F. B.572803-K42-95803
3927 Apr 1944166211Miller, F. B.572803-K42-95803flak
4230 Apr 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
4301 May 1944166136Koehl, W. F.5726803-K42-95803
4401 May 1944166211Williams, G. E.572803-J42-95803
4502 May 1944166224Barker, F. E.572803-K42-95803
4604 May 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-42-95803
4707 May 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
4807 May 1944166111Miller, F. B.572803-K42-95803
5008 May 1944166011Schleicher, F. K.572803-42-95803window
5109 May 1944166242Spare Lead, 7803-K42-95803spare
5209 May 1944166111Sellers, L.572803-42-95803
5310 May 1944166211Schleicher, F. K.572803-K42-95803
5410 May 1944166211Erickson, W. G.572803-42-95803
5611 May 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
5712 May 1944166214Armstrong, J. F.572803-42-95803flak
6320 May 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-K42-95803
6522 May 1944166214Loesch, L. F.5727803-K42-95803
6623 May 1944166114Earll, J. E.5727803-K42-95803
6724 May 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-M42-95803
6925 May 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-K42-95803
7127 May 1944166221Jobe, R. C.5727803-K42-95803
7227 May 1944166221Miller, F. B.572803-K42-95803
7328 May 1944166126Kiedinger, C. E.5727803-K42-95803flak
7529 May 1944166221Armstrong, J. F.5727803-K142-95803
7629 May 1944166211Armstrong, J. F.5727803-K42-95803
7730 May 1944166111Miller, F. B.5727803-K42-95803
8002 Jun 1944166211Olfson, J. W.5727803-K42-95803
8506 Jun 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
8808 Jun 1944166221Bird, S.572803-K42-95803flak
9413 Jun 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-K42-95803
9513 Jun 1944166111Miller, F. B.572803-42-95803
9817 Jun 1944166221Armstrong, J. F.572803-K42-95803
10020 Jun 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-K42-95803flak
10730 Jun 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-K42-95803
11007 Jul 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-K42-95803
11412 Jul 1944166111Samuel, J. S.572803-K42-95803
11616 Jul 1944166114Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
11919 Jul 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803flak
12731 Jul 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803flak
13306 Aug 1944166111Brandon, D. K.5727803-K42-95803
13406 Aug 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-K42-95803
13607 Aug 1944166211Schleicher, F. K.572803-42-95803
13708 Aug 1944166131Carson, C. W.572803-K42-95803flak
13808 Aug 1944166211Shaffner, L. H.572803-K42-95803
13910 Aug 1944166111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
14413 Aug 1944166111Sellers, L.5727803-K42-95803
14615 Aug 1944166141Spare, 803-42-95803spare
14716 Aug 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-K42-95803flak
15125 Aug 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-K42-95803
15226 Aug 1944166111Earll, J. E.5727803-K42-95803flak
15530 Aug 1944166114Loesch, L. F.5727803-K42-95803
15601 Sep 1944166111Bird, S.5727803-K42-95803
15803 Sep 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-K42-95803
16612 Sep 1944166131Smith, J. W.5727803-K42-95803
17023 Sep 1944166111Williams, G. E.5727803-K42-95803
17302 Oct 1944A-73111Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
17406 Oct 1944A-73111Schleicher, F. K.572803-K42-95803flak
17507 Oct 1944A-73124Doolittle, J. H.57261803-K42-95803
17608 Oct 1944A-73117Williams, G. E.572803-K42-95803
17914 Oct 1944A-73124Fry, W. W.572803-K42-95803
18511 Nov 1944A-73221Chatellier, J. L.57261803-K42-95803
18719 Nov 1944A-73224Brockway, H. M.572803-K42-95803flak
18819 Nov 1944A-73224Allen, C.572803-K42-95803
19025 Nov 1944A-73241Spare Lead, 61803-K42-95803spare
19128 Nov 1944A-73111Williams, G. E.57261803-K42-95803
19401 Dec 1944A-73211Sullens, J. A.572803-K42-95803
19709 Dec 1944A-73121Mackay, L. C.57261803-K42-95803
19810 Dec 1944A-73114Sullens, J. A.572803-K42-95803
20012 Dec 1944A-73114Williams, G. E.57261803-K42-95803
20826 Dec 1944A-73211Sullens, J. A.57261803-K42-95803
21014 Jan 1945A-73211Mackay, L. C.572803-K42-95803
21116 Jan 1945A-73242Spare, 65803-K42-95803spare
21325 Jan 1945A-73131Allen, C.572803-K42-95803flak
21906 Feb 1945A-73211Allen, C.57265803-K42-95803
22008 Feb 1945A-73117Williams, G. E.57265803-K42-95803
22209 Feb 1945A-73134Lipschultz, J. M.57265803-K42-95803
22413 Feb 1945A-73231Peterson, E. C.57265803-K42-95803
22514 Feb 1945A-73221Chatellier, J. L.57265803-K42-95803
22614 Feb 1945A-73211Chatellier, J. L.57265803-K42-95803
22715 Feb 1945A-73224Gates, L. R.57265803-K42-95803
23019 Feb 1945A-73121Wetherbee, D. A.57265803-K42-95803
23121 Feb 1945A-73141Wetherbee, D. A.57265803-K42-95803
23222 Feb 1945A-73111Williams, G. E.57265803-K42-95803
23423 Feb 1945A-73221Chatellier, J. L.57265803-K42-95803
23928 Feb 1945A-73131Allen, C.57261803-K42-95803
24001 Mar 1945A-73231Chatellier, J. L.57261803-K42-95803
24102 Mar 1945A-73211Earll, J. E.57261803-K42-95803
24202 Mar 1945A-73221Chatellier, J. L.57261803-K42-95803
24403 Mar 1945A-73224Wetherbee, D. A.57261803-K42-95803
24504 Mar 1945A-73241Spare Lead, 61803-K42-95803spare
24605 Mar 1945A-73233Dingman, E. N.57261803-K42-95803
24706 Mar 1945A-73011Detwiler, E. F.57261803-K42-95803
24808 Mar 1945A-73231Mackay, L. C.57261803-K42-95803
24909 Mar 1945A-73231Detwiler, E. F.57261803-K42-95803
25010 Mar 1945A-73221Chatellier, J. L.57261803-K42-95803
25211 Mar 1945A-73221Detwiler, E. F.57261803-K42-95803
25312 Mar 1945A-73011Breesman, R. N.572803-K42-95803
25413 Mar 1945A-73241Spare Lead, 61803-K42-95803spare
25514 Mar 1945A-73124Main, S. L.57265803-K42-95803
25615 Mar 1945A-73124Thiedeman, H. A.57261803-K42-95803
26018 Mar 1945A-73224Main, S. L.57261803-K42-95803
26118 Mar 1945A-73214Earll, J. E.57261803-K42-95803
26623 Mar 1945A-73111Williams, G. E.57261803-K42-95803
27430 Mar 1945A-73011Stevens, J. C.57261803-K42-95803window
27531 Mar 1945A-73114Williams, G. E.57261803-K42-95803
27631 Mar 1945A-73114Bonde, P. K.57261803-K42-95803
27907 Apr 1945A-73114Thiedeman, H. A.57261803-K42-95803
28008 Apr 1945A-73114Main, S. L.57261803-K42-95803
28108 Apr 1945A-73111Williams, G. E.57261803-K42-95803
28209 Apr 1945A-73234Grow, J. A.57261803-K42-95803