391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 42-95823
Aircraft Details for serial number: 42-95823 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-95823 (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 Roanoke Regional Airport, Virginia (ATC) from 7/12/43. Then 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 ferried over from the USA by 1st Lt. Richard J Snyder. The aircraft had flown 68 missions by 20/6/44. Crashed returning from a ferry mission to the groups new base at Roye/Amy, France on 24/9/44. The aircraft ran into a storm in the late evening, could not locate the airfield due to the severe weather, and came down about 1.5 miles north of Blackmore village, Essex (Grid Reference M047214) at 2100 hours whilst attempting to let down through the overcast. The pilot 1st Lt. Richard E Baehr and crew were killed. Lt. Baehr had already completed his 65 mission combat tour. Aircraft salvaged on 24/9/44. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, GLUE 9AF CON SAL NBD on 24/9/44.

Incident listing for serial number: 42-95823
Mission Source_id Description Serial
0A00042Accident Report, 42-95823. 24 Sep 194442-95823

Picture listing for serial number: 42-95823
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
"Baby Doll III"Nose Art42-95823

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-95823
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
115 Feb 1944166212Merrigan, E. L.573823-42-95823
224 Feb 1944166115Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
325 Feb 1944166215Ruble, J. C.573823-N42-95823
425 Feb 1944166115Marble, R. W.573823-N42-95823
528 Feb 1944166115Mitchell, K. W.57331823-N142-95823flak
629 Feb 1944166215Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
702 Mar 1944166115Dearing, R. B.573823-C42-95823
803 Mar 1944166115Snyder, R. J.573823-42-95823flak
1005 Mar 1944166313Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
1106 Mar 1944166313Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
1207 Mar 1944166336Farrell, J. J.57321823-N42-95823e/a
1318 Mar 1944166136Snyder, R. J.573823-42-95823flak
1725 Mar 1944166233Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823flak
1826 Mar 1944166213Snyder, R. J.57321823-N42-95823
1927 Mar 1944166137Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
2008 Apr 1944166227Snyder, R. J.573823-42-95823no bombs
2110 Apr 1944166227Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
2210 Apr 1944166227Snyder, R. J.573823-42-95823flak
2311 Apr 1944166235Snyder, R. J.57321823-N142-95823
2412 Apr 1944166226Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
2619 Apr 1944166221Dickinson, R. G.573823-N42-95823
2719 Apr 1944166221Dickinson, R. G.573823-42-95823
2820 Apr 1944166216Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
2920 Apr 1944166216Snyder, R. J.573823-42-95823
3525 Apr 1944166234Schirmer, L. F.573823-N142-95823
3625 Apr 1944166234Schirmer, L. F.573823-N42-95823
3726 Apr 1944166226Whitson, J. H.573823-42-95823
3827 Apr 1944166125Harlow, F. S.573823-N42-95823
3927 Apr 1944166312Harlow, F. S.573823-N42-95823flak
4028 Apr 1944166125Smith, J. W.573823-42-95823
4130 Apr 1944166123Snyder, R. J.573823-M42-95823
4230 Apr 1944166123Snyder, R. J.573823-42-95823
4301 May 1944166113Snyder, R. J.57321823-N42-95823
4401 May 1944166113Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
4604 May 1944166213Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
4707 May 1944166126Koehl, W. F.573823-42-95823
4807 May 1944166126Koehl, W. F.573823-42-95823
4908 May 1944166133Snyder, R. J.573823-42-95823
5008 May 1944166133Snyder, R. J.57321823-N42-95823flak
5109 May 1944166134Snyder, R. J.57321823-N42-95823
5310 May 1944166233Hanlon, J. T.573823-N142-95823
5410 May 1944166232Smith, J. W.573823-42-95823
5511 May 1944166222Blute, J. W.57321823-N42-95823
5611 May 1944166232Koehl, W. F.573823-N42-95823
5712 May 1944166215Hartman, L. E.573823-42-95823
5913 May 1944166214Armstrong, J. F.57321823-N42-95823
6119 May 1944166232Koehl, W. F.573823-42-95823
6220 May 1944166214Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
6925 May 1944166134Snyder, R. J.57321823-N42-95823
7026 May 1944166235Holliday, R. L.57321823-N42-95823flak
7127 May 1944166235Dewitt, G. A.57321823-N42-95823
7529 May 1944166234Snyder, R. J.57321823-N42-95823
7629 May 1944166234Snyder, R. J.57321823-D42-95823
7730 May 1944166132Crim, H. L.57321823-N142-95823
7831 May 1944166232Garwick, R. W.57321823-N142-95823
7901 Jun 1944166134Snyder, R. J.573823-42-95823
8002 Jun 1944166124Snyder, R. J.57321823-N42-95823
8103 Jun 1944166232Holliday, R. L.573823-N42-95823
8204 Jun 1944166237Dillard, F. P.57321823-N42-95823
8305 Jun 1944166223Snyder, R. J.57321823-N42-95823
8506 Jun 1944166233Tucker, T. F.573823-N42-95823
8607 Jun 1944166216Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
8707 Jun 1944166215Snyder, R. J.57323823-N42-95823
8908 Jun 1944166115Snyder, R. J.57323823-N42-95823
9211 Jun 1944166124Snyder, R. J.573823-42-95823
9312 Jun 1944166222Alexander, R. L.573823-X42-95823
9413 Jun 1944166137Snyder, R. J.23823-N42-95823spare
9513 Jun 1944166132Crim, H. L.573823-42-95823
9614 Jun 1944166235Crim, H. L.573823-N42-95823
9817 Jun 1944166223Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
9918 Jun 1944166123Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
10020 Jun 1944166125Dillard, F. P.57323823-N42-95823
10221 Jun 1944166234Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
10322 Jun 1944166116Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
10422 Jun 1944166235Fry, W. W.573823-N42-95823
10524 Jun 1944166213Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
10625 Jun 1944166114Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
10730 Jun 1944166214Snyder, R. J.57323823-N42-95823
10906 Jul 1944166124Alexander, J. P.573823-N42-95823
11007 Jul 1944166213Snyder, R. J.57323823-N42-95823
11108 Jul 1944166213Snyder, R. J.57323823-M42-95823
11211 Jul 1944166124Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
12124 Jul 1944166115Holliday, R. L.57323823-N42-95823
12326 Jul 1944166226Lowe, W. F.573823-42-95823
12530 Jul 1944166116Evans, F. L.573823-N42-95823
13105 Aug 1944166114Snyder, R. J.57323823-N42-95823
13205 Aug 1944166125Boyd, R. H.573823-N42-95823
13306 Aug 1944166115May, W. L.57323823-N42-95823
13406 Aug 1944166223Koehl, W. F.57323823-N42-95823
13507 Aug 1944166222Baehr, R. E.573823-N42-95823
13607 Aug 1944166223Fry, W. W.573823-N42-95823flak
13708 Aug 1944166212Smith, J. W.573823-N42-95823
13808 Aug 1944166215May, W. L.573823-42-95823
13910 Aug 1944166234Snyder, R. J.573823-N42-95823
14010 Aug 1944166126Chatellier, J. L.573823-N42-95823
14111 Aug 1944166125Brockway, H. M.573823-N42-95823
14212 Aug 1944166126Crim, H. L.573823-N42-95823flak
14313 Aug 1944166131Snyder, R. J.573823-42-95823
14413 Aug 1944166114Bjork, P. A.57323823-N42-95823aborted
14514 Aug 1944166115May, W. L.57323823-N42-95823
14615 Aug 1944166113Stanfield, L. B.573823-N42-95823flak
14716 Aug 1944166226Jacobs, S. A.57323823-N42-95823
14917 Aug 1944166231Sellers, L.57323823-N42-95823
15018 Aug 1944166231Thorn, D. H.57323823-N42-95823
15125 Aug 1944166225Daffern, T.57323823-N42-95823
15327 Aug 1944166116Hanlon, J. T.57323823-N42-95823
15427 Aug 1944166124Dickinson, R. G.57323823-N42-95823
15530 Aug 1944166123Metelsky, P.57323823-N42-95823
15601 Sep 1944166135Webster, W. R.57323823-N42-95823
15905 Sep 1944166124Thatcher, H. B.57323823-N42-95823
16106 Sep 1944166112Bjork, P. A.57323823-N42-95823
16206 Sep 1944166114Bjork, P. A.57323823-N42-95823
16310 Sep 1944166234Bjork, P. A.57323823-N42-95823
16411 Sep 1944166215Baker, K. L.57323823-N42-95823
16512 Sep 1944166123Alexander, R. L.57323823-N142-95823
16612 Sep 1944166113Koehl, W. F.57323823-N42-95823
16714 Sep 1944166124Bjork, P. A.57323823-N42-95823
17023 Sep 1944166232Lipschultz, J. M.57323823-N42-95823