391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 42-95828
Aircraft Details for serial number: 42-95828 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-95828 (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 listed at Middletown, Pennsylvania (ATC) from 5/12/43, Columbus, Ohio (ATC) from 9/12/43, and 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 over from the USA by 1st Lt. Harry D Porter. The aircraft had flown 78 missions by 20/6/44, and had never aborted a mission due to mechanical failure. On the 7/8/44 mission to the Nogent Le Roi Railroad bridge, France, this aircraft flown by Lt. Wade F Lowe, was damaged by flak in the fuselage & right engine and force landed on an advanced landing strip. The aircraft was sent to a service group for repairs, and removed from the 391st BG inventory. The aircraft record card lists, GLUE 9AF CON ON ALS on 9/8/44, and, GLUE REPAIRED on 19/8/44.

Picture listing for serial number: 42-95828
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
Hartman CrewCrews42-95828
Porter CrewCrews42-95828
"Pink's Lady"Nose Art42-95828
"Pink's Lady"Nose Art42-95828
Porter CrewCrews42-95828

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-95828
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
115 Feb 1944166217Porter, H. D.573828-L42-95828
224 Feb 1944166121Gibson, G. W.573828-42-95828flak
629 Feb 1944166213Porter, H. D.573828-42-95828
702 Mar 1944166135Porter, H. D.573828-42-95828
803 Mar 1944166136Porter, H. D.573828-42-95828flak
1005 Mar 1944166315Porter, H. D.573828-42-95828
1106 Mar 1944166315Porter, H. D.573828-L42-95828
1207 Mar 1944166217McCarty, J. P.57324828-L42-95828
1318 Mar 1944166112Boone, W. R.573828-L42-95828flak
1419 Mar 1944166131Adams, F. B.57321828-L42-95828flak
1725 Mar 1944166225Porter, H. D.573828-42-95828no bombs
2110 Apr 1944166237Porter, H. D.573828-L42-95828
2210 Apr 1944166237Porter, H. D.573828-42-95828
2412 Apr 1944166225Porter, H. D.573828-L42-95828
2619 Apr 1944166222Lowenthal, S. S.573828-T42-95828
2719 Apr 1944166222Lowenthal, S. S.573828-L42-95828
2820 Apr 1944166215Porter, H. D.573828-42-95828
2920 Apr 1944166215Porter, H. D.573828-L42-95828
3021 Apr 1944166234Porter, H. D.573828-42-95828flak
3122 Apr 1944166124Boone, W. R.573828-42-95828flak
3222 Apr 1944166124Sloss, W.573828-42-95828flak
3323 Apr 1944166134Porter, H. D.573828-L42-95828
3423 Apr 1944166116Metelsky, P.573828-42-95828
3525 Apr 1944166235Schreiber, L. A.573828-L42-95828flak
3625 Apr 1944166235Schreiber, L. A.573828-L42-95828
3726 Apr 1944166232Koehl, W. F.573828-42-95828
3827 Apr 1944166126Sullivan, L. R.573828-42-95828
3927 Apr 1944166313Sullivan, L. R.573828-42-95828flak
4028 Apr 1944166132Crim, H. L.573828-42-95828
4707 May 1944166135Dewitt, G. A.573828-L42-95828
4807 May 1944166135Dewitt, G. A.573828-42-95828
4908 May 1944166134Porter, H. D.573828-L42-95828
5008 May 1944166134Porter, H. D.57324828-L42-95828
5109 May 1944166125Porter, H. D.57324828-L42-95828flak
5209 May 1944166125Porter, H. D.573828-42-95828
5310 May 1944166235Crim, H. L.573828-L142-95828
5410 May 1944166233Dewitt, G. A.573828-L142-95828
5712 May 1944166223Clark, R. H.573828-L42-95828flak
5913 May 1944166222Porter, H. D.57324828-L42-95828
6015 May 1944166126Smith, J. W.573828-42-95828
6119 May 1944166236Holliday, R. L.573828-42-95828flak
6220 May 1944166222Cassiday, C. E.573828-L42-95828
6320 May 1944166213Colsch, J. W.57324828-L42-95828
6421 May 1944166237Snyder, R. J.57324828-L42-95828aborted
6522 May 1944166125Crim, H. L.57324828-L42-95828
6623 May 1944166133Dewitt, G. A.57324828-L42-95828
6724 May 1944166115Bollinger, C. M.57324828-L42-95828
6824 May 1944166125Bollinger, C. M.573828-L42-95828
6925 May 1944166132Boylan, J. J.57324828-L42-95828
7026 May 1944166222Fry, W. W.57324828-L42-95828
7127 May 1944166236Holliday, R. L.57324828-L42-95828
7227 May 1944166226Holliday, R. L.573828-L42-95828
7328 May 1944166215Porter, H. D.57324828-L42-95828
7428 May 1944166212Dearing, R. B.57324828-L42-95828flak
7529 May 1944166215Dearing, R. B.57324828-L42-95828
7629 May 1944166215Dearing, R. B.57324828-L42-95828
7730 May 1944166135Fry, W. W.57324828-L42-95828
7831 May 1944166115Alexander, R. L.57324828-L42-95828
7901 Jun 1944166116Bjork, P. A.573828-42-95828
8002 Jun 1944166125Hartman, L. E.57324828-L42-95828
8103 Jun 1944166226Koehl, W. F.573828-L42-95828
8204 Jun 1944166143Spare, 24828-L42-95828spare
8305 Jun 1944166232Hartman, L. E.57324828-L42-95828
8406 Jun 1944166323Colsch, J. W.57324828-L42-95828
8607 Jun 1944166236Hartman, L. E.573828-L42-95828
8707 Jun 1944166231Armstrong, J. F.57324828-L42-95828flak
8808 Jun 1944166231Shaffner, L. H.573828-L42-95828flak
9010 Jun 1944166233Jacobs, S. A.573828-L42-95828
9110 Jun 1944166226Carson, C. W.573828-42-95828
9211 Jun 1944166114Boone, W. R.573828-L42-95828flak
9312 Jun 1944166225Holliday, R. L.573828-L42-95828
9413 Jun 1944166122Hartman, L. E.57324828-L42-95828
9513 Jun 1944166215Boylan, J. J.573828-42-95828
9614 Jun 1944166223Koehl, W. F.573828-L42-95828
9715 Jun 1944166122Hartman, L. E.57324828-L42-95828
9817 Jun 1944166225Hartman, L. E.573828-L42-95828
9918 Jun 1944166125Hartman, L. E.573828-L42-95828
10020 Jun 1944166115Fry, W. W.57324828-L42-95828
10121 Jun 1944166225Walker, H. H.57324828-L42-95828
11007 Jul 1944166214Armstrong, J. F.57324828-L42-95828
11108 Jul 1944166212Boylan, J. J.57324828-L42-95828
11211 Jul 1944166116Sloss, W.573828-L42-95828
11312 Jul 1944166242Spare, 24828-L42-95828spare
11515 Jul 1944166237McCarty, J. P.57324828-L42-95828
11616 Jul 1944166233McCarty, J. P.573828-L42-95828
11716 Jul 1944166114Armstrong, J. F.57324828-L42-95828
11818 Jul 1944166132Walker, H. H.573828-L42-95828flak
12023 Jul 1944166215Bjork, P. A.573828-L42-95828aborted
12530 Jul 1944166126Watson, F. D.573828-L42-95828
12631 Jul 1944166224Jobe, R. C.573828-L42-95828
12731 Jul 1944166223Bjork, P. A.573828-L42-95828
12801 Aug 1944166232Bjork, P. A.573828-L42-95828
12902 Aug 1944166132Fry, W. W.57324828-L42-95828
13105 Aug 1944166132Bjork, P. A.57324828-L42-95828
13205 Aug 1944166123Bjork, P. A.573828-L42-95828
13306 Aug 1944166123Bjork, P. A.57324828-L42-95828
13406 Aug 1944166224Dewitt, G. A.57324828-L42-95828
13507 Aug 1944166233Crim, H. L.573828-42-95828
13607 Aug 1944166112Lowe, W. F.573828-42-95828flak