391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 42-95830
Aircraft Details for serial number: 42-95830 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-95830 (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 Patterson Field, Ohio (ATC) from 9/12/43. Then flown 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 over from the USA by 1st Lt. Frank Bernzen, Jnr and crew. Damaged by flak on the 8/6/44 mission to railway junctions at Valognes, near Cherbourg, France and made an emergency landing back at Matching Green on return. The aircraft was repaired by 24/7/44. The aircraft record card lists, GLUE 9AF CON AFMSC on 8/6/44, and, GLUE 9AF REPAIRED on 24/7/44. Hit by flak on the 30/3/45 mission to Bad Oyenhausen, Germany. Last seen flying on one engine over Usslen at 2,500 feet. All crew bailed out except pilot, 2nd Lt. Alden B Anderson, and co-pilot, 2nd Lt. Donald M Bergstrom, who crash landed the aircraft. All were captured as POW's. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, GLUE 9AF CON MIA on 30/3/45.

Picture listing for serial number: 42-95830
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
"Calamity Lu"Nose Art42-95830
Walker CrewCrews42-95830
Walker CrewCrews42-95830
100 Franc noteMiscellaneous42-95830
"Calamity Lu"Nose Art42-95830

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-95830
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
224 Feb 1944166136Bernzen, F.573830-M42-95830flak
325 Feb 1944166234Oliver, G. C.573830-42-95830
629 Feb 1944166235Shaffner, L. H.573830-42-95830
702 Mar 1944166123Boone, W. R.573830-42-95830struck
1005 Mar 1944166312Bernzen, F.573830-42-95830flak
1106 Mar 1944166312Bernzen, F.573830-M42-95830
1207 Mar 1944166334Curran, E. E.57322830-M42-95830
1318 Mar 1944166123Bernzen, F.573830-M42-95830flak
1623 Mar 1944166136Harrison, P. L.573830-M42-95830struck
1927 Mar 1944166126Porter, H. D.573830-42-95830
2008 Apr 1944166215Porter, H. D.573830-M42-95830
2110 Apr 1944166133Boone, W. R.573830-42-95830
2210 Apr 1944166133Logan, R. B.573830-M42-95830flak
2311 Apr 1944166227Armstrong, J. F.57322830-M142-95830
2619 Apr 1944166226Garwick, R. W.573830-42-95830
2719 Apr 1944166226Garwick, R. W.573830-42-95830
2820 Apr 1944166233Youse, W. H.573830-42-95830
2920 Apr 1944166233Youse, W. H.573830-M42-95830
3021 Apr 1944166226Youse, W. H.573830-42-95830
3122 Apr 1944166126Youse, W. H.573830-42-95830flak
3726 Apr 1944166236Hall, E. L.573830-M142-95830
3827 Apr 1944166135Rutledge, E.573830-42-95830
3927 Apr 1944166332Rutledge, E.573830-M42-95830flak
4130 Apr 1944166133Youse, W. H.573830-M42-95830
4230 Apr 1944166133Youse, W. H.573830-M42-95830
4301 May 1944166122Youse, W. H.57322830-M42-95830
4401 May 1944166122Youse, W. H.573830-N42-95830
4502 May 1944166235Smith, J. W.573830-M42-95830
4604 May 1944166222Youse, W. H.573830-M42-95830
4707 May 1944166133Whitson, J. H.573830-42-95830
4807 May 1944166133Whitson, J. H.573830-M42-95830
4908 May 1944166132Youse, W. H.573830-42-95830
5008 May 1944166132Youse, W. H.57322830-M42-95830flak
5511 May 1944166231Jobe, R. C.57322830-M142-95830flak
6119 May 1944166237Gibson, G. W.830-42-95830no bombs
6220 May 1944166223Youse, W. H.573830-M42-95830
6421 May 1944166235Youse, W. H.57322830-M42-95830aborted
6522 May 1944166135Fry, W. W.57322830-M142-95830
6623 May 1944166135Reynolds, J. J.57334830-M42-95830
6724 May 1944166132Youse, W. H.57322830-M42-95830
6824 May 1944166112Youse, W. H.573830-M42-95830
6925 May 1944166112Youse, W. H.57322830-M42-95830
7026 May 1944166225Smith, J. W.57322830-M142-95830
7227 May 1944166225Dewitt, G. A.573830-M42-95830
7328 May 1944166216Dearing, R. B.57322830-M42-95830
7428 May 1944166213Boylan, J. J.57322830-M42-95830flak
7529 May 1944166212Youse, W. H.57322830-M42-95830aborted
8305 Jun 1944166222Youse, W. H.57322830-M42-95830
8406 Jun 1944166326Clark, R. H.57323830-M42-95830
8506 Jun 1944166222Youse, W. H.573830-42-95830
10524 Jun 1944166214Sloss, W.573830-R42-95830
10730 Jun 1944166222Bjork, P. A.57324830-R42-95830
10805 Jul 1944166113Bjork, P. A.57324830-R42-95830
10906 Jul 1944166235Fry, W. W.573830-R42-95830
11007 Jul 1944166233Jannsen, E. M.57328830-R42-95830
11108 Jul 1944166215Colsch, J. W.57328830-R42-95830
11312 Jul 1944166141Baxter, R. E.57328830-M42-95830aborted
11515 Jul 1944166126Wolfe, W. W.57325830-M42-95830flak
11716 Jul 1944166124Rutledge, M. O.57325830-M42-95830
12023 Jul 1944166233Metelsky, P.573830-M42-95830
12124 Jul 1944166233Jacobi, S.57325830-M42-95830
12326 Jul 1944166115Reynolds, J. J.573830-42-95830flak
12428 Jul 1944166122Daffern, T.573830-M42-95830flak
12631 Jul 1944166223McCarty, J. P.573830-M42-95830
12801 Aug 1944166216Bollinger, C. M.573830-M42-95830
12902 Aug 1944166125Alexander, R. L.57325830-M42-95830
13003 Aug 1944166212Evans, F. L.573830-M42-95830
13105 Aug 1944166126May, W. L.57325830-M42-95830
13205 Aug 1944166135Brockway, H. M.573830-42-95830
13306 Aug 1944166116Holliday, R. L.57328830-M42-95830
13406 Aug 1944166226McCarty, J. P.57328830-M42-95830
13507 Aug 1944166223Walker, H. H.573830-M42-95830
13607 Aug 1944166224Jobe, R. C.573830-M42-95830flak
13708 Aug 1944166213Walker, H. H.830-42-95830no fly
14917 Aug 1944166233Dunn, E. B.57328830-M42-95830
15018 Aug 1944166226Dunn, E. B.57328830-M42-95830
15226 Aug 1944166243Spare, 28830-M42-95830spare
15327 Aug 1944166237May, W. L.28830-M42-95830spare
15427 Aug 1944166122Chatellier, J. L.57328830-M42-95830
15530 Aug 1944166136Lowe, W. F.57328830-M42-95830
15601 Sep 1944166215Gates, L. R.57328830-M42-95830
16106 Sep 1944166122May, W. L.57325830-M42-95830
16206 Sep 1944166113May, W. L.57328830-M42-95830
16310 Sep 1944166222May, W. L.57328830-M42-95830
16411 Sep 1944166223May, W. L.57328830-M42-95830
16512 Sep 1944166122Koehl, W. F.57328830-M42-95830
16612 Sep 1944166112Alexander, R. L.57328830-M42-95830
16714 Sep 1944166133May, W. L.57328830-M42-95830
17023 Sep 1944166237Baker, K. L.28830-M42-95830spare
17127 Sep 1944166235Channell, C. C.57328830-M42-95830
-17405 Oct 1944A-73231Cassiday, C. E.573830-M42-95830spare
17507 Oct 1944A-73123May, W. L.573830-M42-95830
17608 Oct 1944A-73126Walter, P. S.573830-M42-95830flak
17712 Oct 1944A-73215Schaffron, J. L.57335830-M42-95830
17813 Oct 1944A-73225Proctor, R. M.35830-M42-95830flak
17914 Oct 1944A-73234May, W. L.573830-42-95830
18029 Oct 1944A-73242Spare, 35830-M42-95830spare
18102 Nov 1944A-73134May, W. L.35830-M42-95830no fly
18511 Nov 1944A-73135Walter, P. S.57335830-M42-95830
18719 Nov 1944A-73132Abraham, C. S.573830-42-95830flak
18921 Nov 1944A-73222Rice, E. Z.573830-M42-95830
19025 Nov 1944A-73115Baker, K. L.57335830-M42-95830flak
19401 Dec 1944A-73235Baker, K. L.573830-M42-95830
19502 Dec 1944A-73125Larsen, K. W.57335830-M42-95830
19709 Dec 1944A-73213Detjens, D. C.35830-M42-95830no fly
19911 Dec 1944A-73123Schaffron, J. L.57336830-M42-95830
20113 Dec 1944A-73133Schaffron, J. L.573830-M42-95830
20215 Dec 1944A-73226Putnam, P. M.57335830-M42-95830
21014 Jan 1945A-73235Schaffron, J. L.573830-M42-95830
21116 Jan 1945A-73222Schaffron, J. L.57335830-M42-95830
21222 Jan 1945A-73232Rice, E. Z.57335830-M42-95830
21428 Jan 1945A-73137Larsen, K. W.57335830-M42-95830
21529 Jan 1945A-73236Ellis, H. F.57335830-M42-95830
21702 Feb 1945A-73127Thiedeman, H. A.35830-M42-95830spare
21906 Feb 1945A-73134Schaffron, J. L.57335830-M42-95830
22008 Feb 1945A-73216Edwards, A. L.57335830-M42-95830
22109 Feb 1945A-73225Morris, W. C.57335830-M42-95830
22514 Feb 1945A-73227Lipschultz, J. M.57335830-M42-95830
22614 Feb 1945A-73235Ridgeway, R. A.57335830-M42-95830
22715 Feb 1945A-73233Emmert, A. C.57335830-M42-95830flak
22816 Feb 1945A-73223Ellis, H. F.57335830-M42-95830
22918 Feb 1945A-73214Henage, G. F.57335830-M42-95830
23121 Feb 1945A-73236McLaurin, J. E.35830-M42-95830no fly
23222 Feb 1945A-73335Shanks, L. H.57335830-M42-95830
23323 Feb 1945A-73125Appleton, W. N.57335830-M42-95830flak
23624 Feb 1945A-73222Putnam, P. M.57335830-M42-95830
23825 Feb 1945A-73234Richmond, M. O.57335830-M42-95830
23928 Feb 1945A-73123Barta, J. J.57335830-M42-95830
24001 Mar 1945A-73116Edwards, A. L.57335830-M42-95830
24102 Mar 1945A-73134Schaffron, J. L.57335830-M42-95830
24202 Mar 1945A-73232Atwater, J. H.35830-M42-95830no fly
24303 Mar 1945A-73136Lentz, H. W.57335830-M42-95830
24403 Mar 1945A-73135Morris, W. C.57335830-M42-95830flak
24605 Mar 1945A-73222Wilson, H. D.57335830-M42-95830
24808 Mar 1945A-73126Shanks, L. H.57335830-M42-95830
24909 Mar 1945A-73122Appleton, W. N.57335830-M42-95830
25010 Mar 1945A-73232Thomas, C. H.57335830-M42-95830
26219 Mar 1945A-73135Matthews, S. H.57335830-M42-95830
26320 Mar 1945A-73225Ridgeway, R. A.573830-M42-95830
26422 Mar 1945A-73316Emmert, A. C.57335830-M42-95830
26522 Mar 1945A-73125Kirkbride, C. A.35830-M42-95830no fly
26623 Mar 1945A-73222Marsh, R. W.57335830-M42-95830
26723 Mar 1945A-73245Ridgeway, R. A.57335830-M42-95830
26824 Mar 1945A-73126Ridgeway, R. A.57335830-M42-95830
26924 Mar 1945A-73115Schaffron, J. L.57335830-M42-95830
27025 Mar 1945A-73123James, J. L.57335830-M42-95830
27125 Mar 1945A-73115Kelley, J. W.57335830-M42-95830
27430 Mar 1945A-73123Anderson, A. D.57335830-M42-95830flak