391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 42-95819
Aircraft Details for serial number: 42-95819 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-95819 (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 9/11/43. Next flown by New Castle (2nd Ferry Group), Wilmington, Deleware (from 4/12/43, to Patterson Field, Ohio (ATC) from 9/12/43. Then went to Godman Field, Fort Knox, Kentucky (from 10/12/43), and assigned to the 391st BG. Flown overseas to the UK via the Southern Ferry Route (Listed as Carribean Wing), departing the USA on 5/1/44. The aircraft record card then lists, SOXO A (Europe - 8th AF) on 5/1/44, and SOXO R (Europe - 8th AF) from 30/1/44. Original group aircraft flown over from the USA by 1st Lt. Otto B Engelking. Belly landed back at Roye/Amy with 2 live 2000lb bombs still on board, after sustaining heavy flak damage on 24/2/45 over Irlich, Germany, flown by 2nd Lt. Joseph A Grow. The undercarriage collapsed and the aircraft slid off the runway. The aircraft was written off, but the crew were OK. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, GLUE 9AF CON MIA on 25/2/45. We have a photo of this olive drab finish aircraft.

Picture listing for serial number: 42-95819
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Grow's Major MishapAirplanes42-95819

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-95819
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
115 Feb 1944166113Lind, R.572819-42-95819
224 Feb 1944166117Miller, F. B.572819-H142-95819flak
325 Feb 1944166231Sparks, R. L.572819-42-95819
425 Feb 1944166135Brubaker, C. M.572819-42-95819
528 Feb 1944166222Engelking, O. B.5727819-H42-95819accident
702 Mar 1944166326Engelking, O. B.572819-42-95819
803 Mar 1944166322Engelking, O. B.572819-H42-95819
1005 Mar 1944166333Engelking, O. B.572819-H42-95819flak
1106 Mar 1944166222Engelking, O. B.572819-42-95819
1207 Mar 1944166236Engelking, O. B.5727819-H42-95819
1419 Mar 1944166227Danforth, G. L.5726819-H42-95819flak
1623 Mar 1944166222Engelking, O. B.572819-?42-95819
1725 Mar 1944166132Engelking, O. B.572819-42-95819
2008 Apr 1944166136Engelking, O. B.572819-H42-95819
2110 Apr 1944166224Engelking, O. B.572819-H42-95819
2210 Apr 1944166224Engelking, O. B.572819-42-95819flak
3122 Apr 1944166226Majka, F. J.572819-A142-95819flak
3222 Apr 1944166226Majka, F. J.572819-42-95819
3323 Apr 1944166235Watson, F. D.572819-42-95819
5109 May 1944166137Blute, J. W.5726819-H142-95819flak
5209 May 1944166134Snyder, R. J.572819-42-95819
5310 May 1944166212Blute, J. W.572819-H42-95819
5410 May 1944166215Blute, J. W.572819-H42-95819
5611 May 1944166222Blute, J. W.572819-H42-95819
5712 May 1944166136Lakin, R. K.572819-42-95819
5812 May 1944166135Lakin, R. K.572819-42-95819
5913 May 1944166133Fleck, W. E.5721819-H142-95819
6015 May 1944166114Roeper, F. R.572819-42-95819
7227 May 1944166235Reynolds, J. J.819-42-95819no fly
7328 May 1944166124Schirmer, L. F.57213819-H42-95819flak
7428 May 1944166134Wolfe, D. H.57213819-H42-95819flak
7529 May 1944166224Sloss, W.572819-H42-95819
7629 May 1944166216Baxter, R. E.57213819-H42-95819
7730 May 1944166116Walker, H. H.57213819-H42-95819
7831 May 1944166114Walker, H. H.57213819-H42-95819
8103 Jun 1944166216Fry, W. W.572819-42-95819
8204 Jun 1944166223Walker, H. H.57213819-H42-95819
8305 Jun 1944166225Baxter, R. E.57213819-H142-95819
8406 Jun 1944166215Baehr, R. E.57213819-H42-95819flak
8506 Jun 1944166115Smith, J. W.572819-H42-95819
8707 Jun 1944166242Spare, 13819-H42-95819spare
8908 Jun 1944166137Dewitt, G. A.57213819-H42-95819
9010 Jun 1944166216Fry, W. W.572819-42-95819
9211 Jun 1944166222Blute, J. W.572819-H42-95819
9312 Jun 1944166232Blute, J. W.572819-H42-95819
9413 Jun 1944166124Armstrong, J. F.57213819-H42-95819
9513 Jun 1944166115Walker, H. H.572819-H42-95819
10221 Jun 1944166132Jacobs, S. A.572819-H42-95819
10322 Jun 1944166135Hartman, L. E.572819-H42-95819
10422 Jun 1944166226Walker, H. H.572819-H42-95819
10524 Jun 1944166115Walker, H. H.572819-H42-95819
10805 Jul 1944166237Koehl, W. F.5726819-H42-95819
10906 Jul 1944166213Blute, J. W.572819-42-95819
11007 Jul 1944166225Cassiday, C. E.5726819-H42-95819
14615 Aug 1944166234Walker, H. H.572819-H42-95819
14716 Aug 1944166213Walker, H. H.5725819-H42-95819
14917 Aug 1944166237Newman, R. A.5725819-H42-95819
15125 Aug 1944166233Dunn, E. B.5725819-H42-95819
15226 Aug 1944166113Alexander, R. L.5729819-H42-95819
17302 Oct 1944A-73225Mackay, L. C.572819-H42-95819
-17405 Oct 1944A-73122Mackay, L. C.572819-H42-95819
17712 Oct 1944A-73237Knight, W. C.819-H42-95819no fly
17813 Oct 1944A-73116Brown, H. W.572819-H42-95819
18819 Nov 1944A-73222Brown, H. W.572819-H42-95819
19229 Nov 1944A-73237Kunberger, J. B.PL819-H42-95819spare
19911 Dec 1944A-73137Grow, J. A.572PL819-H42-95819
20012 Dec 1944A-73226White, W. R.572PL819-H42-95819
20524 Dec 1944A-73227Shoemaker, K. E.572819-42-95819
20725 Dec 1944A-73116Lipschultz, J. M.572PL819-H42-95819
20826 Dec 1944A-73225Leavitt, V. P.572PL819-H42-95819
20901 Jan 1945A-73133Grow, J. A.572PL819-H42-95819
21014 Jan 1945A-73216Grow, J. A.572819-H42-95819
21222 Jan 1945A-73223Grow, J. A.572PL819-H42-95819
22008 Feb 1945A-73313Grow, J. A.572PL819-H42-95819
22209 Feb 1945A-73116Grow, J. A.572PL819-H42-95819flak
22413 Feb 1945A-73235Thiedeman, H. A.572PL819-H42-95819
22514 Feb 1945A-73212Grow, J. A.572PL819-H42-95819
22614 Feb 1945A-73237Grow, J. A.572PL819-H42-95819
22715 Feb 1945A-73213Brown, H. W.572PL819-H42-95819
22816 Feb 1945A-73115Martin, C. R.572PL819-H42-95819
22918 Feb 1945A-73116Grow, J. A.572PL819-H42-95819
23624 Feb 1945A-73127Timbers, R. R.PL819-H42-95819spare
23724 Feb 1945A-73144Grow, J. A.572PL819-H42-95819flak