391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 42-95829
Aircraft Details for serial number: 42-95829 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-95829 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Built at the Glenn L Martin factory at Baltimore, Maryland as a B-26B-50-MA. Accepted by the Army Air Force on 9/11/43. Next flown by New Castle (2nd Ferry Group), Wilmington, Deleware (from 6/12/43), 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. Robert B Logan. Shot down by flak over the target on the 8/5/44 mission to Bonnieres, France. The aircraft took a direct flak hit in the left engine which split the engine apart. The pilot Capt. Frank B Adams salvoed the bomb load immediately, and as the aircraft slid away underneath the formation all six crew managed to successfully bail out, but were captured. Aircraft crashed 2 km North west of Sybiville, 6 km NE of Frevent, France. Engines, P&W R-2800-43, serials: 42-51368 (left), and, FP-060132 (right). The final entries on the aircraft record card list, GLUE 9AF CON AFMSC on 10/5/44, and, GLUE CON BD on 10/5/44. Have also seen this aircraft listed as "San Antonio Rose, It's A Lemon", needs confirmation.

Incident listing for serial number: 42-95829
Mission Source_id Description Serial
50M04482MACR 04482, 42-95829. 8 May 194442-95829

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-95829
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
115 Feb 1944166216Anderson, W. B.573829-42-95829
224 Feb 1944166113Logan, R. B.573829-42-95829
325 Feb 1944166235Hanish, B. C.573829-42-95829
425 Feb 1944166116Armstrong, J. F.573829-C42-95829
629 Feb 1944166236Logan, R. B.573829-42-95829
702 Mar 1944166113Logan, R. B.573829-42-95829
803 Mar 1944166132Logan, R. B.573829-42-95829
1005 Mar 1944166116Shofner, J. F.829-42-95829no fly
1318 Mar 1944166133Logan, R. B.573829-42-95829flak
1419 Mar 1944166133Logan, R. B.57314829-C42-95829flak
1520 Mar 1944166224Hanish, B. C.573829-C42-95829
1725 Mar 1944166223Logan, R. B.573829-42-95829
1826 Mar 1944166233Logan, R. B.57314829-C42-95829
1927 Mar 1944166116Logan, R. B.573829-C42-95829
2008 Apr 1944166233Logan, R. B.573829-42-95829no bombs
2311 Apr 1944166233Logan, R. B.5734829-C242-95829
2412 Apr 1944166213Logan, R. B.573829-C42-95829
2619 Apr 1944166225Hall, E. L.573829-42-95829
2719 Apr 1944166225Hall, E. L.573829-C142-95829
2820 Apr 1944166213Logan, R. B.573829-C42-95829
2920 Apr 1944166213Logan, R. B.573829-C42-95829
3021 Apr 1944166233Logan, R. B.573829-C42-95829
3122 Apr 1944166113Logan, R. B.573829-C42-95829flak
3222 Apr 1944166113Logan, R. B.573829-C42-95829flak
3323 Apr 1944166133Logan, R. B.573829-C42-95829flak
3423 Apr 1944166121Loesch, L. F.573829-C42-95829
3525 Apr 1944166117Logan, R. B.573829-C42-95829
3625 Apr 1944166137Logan, R. B.573829-C42-95829
3726 Apr 1944166235Crim, H. L.573829-42-95829
3827 Apr 1944166132Tucker, T. F.573829-C42-95829
3927 Apr 1944166334Tucker, T. F.573829-42-95829flak
4028 Apr 1944166135Fry, W. W.573829-42-95829
4604 May 1944166231Armstrong, J. F.573829-42-95829
4707 May 1944166233Stanfield, L. B.573829-42-95829
4908 May 1944166121Armstrong, J. F.573829-C42-95829
5008 May 1944166131Adams, F. B.57314829-C42-95829flak