391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 42-95844
Aircraft Details for serial number: 42-95844 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-95844 (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 11/11/43. Next listed at Pittsburgh, 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 8/1/44. The aircraft record card then lists, SOXO A (Europe - 8th AF) on 8/1/44, and SOXO R (Europe - 8th AF) from 30/1/44. Original group aircraft flown over from the USA by 1st Lt. Tommy F Tucker and crew. Aircraft record card also lists this serial as force landing at an Advanced Landing Strip on 26/9/44, and repaired the following day (GLUE 9AF CON ON ALS on 26/9/44, and, GLUE 9AF REPAIRED on 27/9/44). This information needs confirmation. Shot down by Me-109 and Fw-190 fighters about 3 miles East of Ahrweiler on the 23/12/44 Ahrweiler Railway Viaduct mission. The aircraft flown by 1st Lt. William A Kloepfer, was set on fire in the bomb bay and spun down out of control. Only the engineer, S/Sgt. Delmer L Haynes managed to bail out and was captured. The rest of the crew were killed. Engines, P&W, R-2800-43, serials: 41-39782 (left),and, FP-060079 (right). The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, SOXO CON MIA on 23/12/44.

Incident listing for serial number: 42-95844
Mission Source_id Description Serial
203M11670MACR 11670, 42-95844. 23 Dec 194442-95844

Picture listing for serial number: 42-95844
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
575th Ground CrewPeople42-95844
"Miss Behavin'" with Tucker.Nose Art42-95844
Tucker CrewCrews42-95844
"Miss Behavin'"Nose Art42-95844
Miss Behavin' ArtworkMiscellaneous42-95844

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-95844
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
115 Feb 1944166122Adelman, P. G.575844-42-95844
224 Feb 1944166223Jarett, L. A.575844-D42-95844
325 Feb 1944166216Tucker, T. F.575844-42-95844
528 Feb 1944166113Tucker, T. F.57542844-D42-95844flak
629 Feb 1944166223Merrigan, E. L.575844-D42-95844
702 Mar 1944166315Tucker, T. F.575844-42-95844
803 Mar 1944166334Sparks, R. L.575844-42-95844
1005 Mar 1944166232Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
1106 Mar 1944166123Adelman, P. G.575844-42-95844
1207 Mar 1944166123Tucker, T. F.57542844-D42-95844
1318 Mar 1944166117Farrell, J. J.575844-D42-95844struck
1520 Mar 1944166213Harrison, P. L.575844-D42-95844
1623 Mar 1944166113Tucker, T. F.575844-?42-95844
2008 Apr 1944166213Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
2110 Apr 1944166125Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
2210 Apr 1944166125Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
2311 Apr 1944166131Harkins, H. S.57538844-D42-95844
2412 Apr 1944166233Tucker, T. F.575844-42-95844
2518 Apr 1944166326Tucker, T. F.575844-42-95844flak
2619 Apr 1944166122Tucker, T. F.575844-42-95844
2719 Apr 1944166122Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
3021 Apr 1944166136Lakin, R. K.575844-42-95844flak
3222 Apr 1944166234Kahley, W. F.844-42-95844aborted
3323 Apr 1944166135Bjork, P. A.575844-D42-95844aborted
3423 Apr 1944166136Watkinson, A. G.575844-D42-95844
3525 Apr 1944166213Tucker, T. F.575844-42-95844flak
3625 Apr 1944166213Tucker, T. F.575844-42-95844
4130 Apr 1944166234Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
4230 Apr 1944166234Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
4301 May 1944166213Tucker, T. F.57538844-D42-95844
4401 May 1944166212Tucker, T. F.575844-42-95844
4502 May 1944166123Wolfe, W. W.575844-O42-95844
4604 May 1944166133Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
4707 May 1944166236Watson, F. D.575844-42-95844
4908 May 1944166212Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
5109 May 1944166213Tucker, T. F.57538844-D42-95844
5511 May 1944166133Wolfe, W. W.57538844-D142-95844flak
9110 Jun 1944166116Harlow, F. S.575844-D42-95844
9614 Jun 1944166113Tucker, T. F.575844-42-95844
9715 Jun 1944166212Tucker, T. F.57538844-D42-95844
9817 Jun 1944166131Bird, S.575844-D42-95844
9918 Jun 1944166223Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
10020 Jun 1944166313Tucker, T. F.57538844-B42-95844
10121 Jun 1944166133Tucker, T. F.57538844-D42-95844
10322 Jun 1944166234Tucker, T. F.575844-42-95844
10422 Jun 1944166113Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
10730 Jun 1944166124Wolfe, D. H.57538844-D42-95844
10805 Jul 1944166213Tucker, T. F.57538844-D42-95844flak
11108 Jul 1944166113Tucker, T. F.57538844-D42-95844flak
11211 Jul 1944166234Tucker, T. F.575844-42-95844
11412 Jul 1944166114Ljunggren, E. N.575844-42-95844
11515 Jul 1944166223Barker, F. E.575??844-B42-95844
11716 Jul 1944166236McCarty, J. P.57538844-D42-95844
11818 Jul 1944166235Adamson, J.575844-D42-95844
11919 Jul 1944166212Lakin, R. K.575844-42-95844
12023 Jul 1944166133Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
12631 Jul 1944166126Newman, R. A.575844-D42-95844
12731 Jul 1944166125Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
12801 Aug 1944166122Adamson, J.575844-D42-95844
12902 Aug 1944166216Newman, R. A.57538844-D42-95844
13105 Aug 1944166231Mitchell, K. W.57538844-D42-95844
13205 Aug 1944166214Kelley, G. D.575844-D42-95844
13306 Aug 1944166136Hanlon, J. T.57538844-D42-95844
13406 Aug 1944166137Lowder, O. H.57538844-D42-95844
13507 Aug 1944166123Christensen, H.575844-42-95844
13607 Aug 1944166125Christensen, H.575844-42-95844
13708 Aug 1944166115Morris, W. E.575844-D42-95844flak
13808 Aug 1944166122Schreiber, L. A.575844-D42-95844flak
13910 Aug 1944166113Schirmer, L. F.575844-D42-95844
14010 Aug 1944166214Watkinson, A. G.575844-D42-95844
14212 Aug 1944166226Hillier, F. O.575844-D42-95844flak
14313 Aug 1944166214Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
14514 Aug 1944166231Tucker, T. F.57538844-D42-95844
14615 Aug 1944166237Adamson, J.844-42-95844no fly
14716 Aug 1944166237Adamson, J.57538844-D42-95844
14816 Aug 1944166134Tucker, T. F.575844-D42-95844
14917 Aug 1944166131Tucker, T. F.57538844-D42-95844
15018 Aug 1944166133Tucker, T. F.57538844-D42-95844flak
15125 Aug 1944166131Tucker, T. F.57538844-D42-95844
15226 Aug 1944166232Lowder, O. H.57538844-D42-95844
15327 Aug 1944166236Penney, E. L.57538844-D42-95844flak
16005 Sep 1944166226Penneman, R. D.57538844-D42-95844
16106 Sep 1944166214Harkins, H. S.57538844-D42-95844
16206 Sep 1944166225Kloepfer, W. A.57538844-D42-95844
16310 Sep 1944166123Goodwin, D. B.57538844-D42-95844
16411 Sep 1944166132Breesman, R. N.57538844-D42-95844
16512 Sep 1944166236Breesman, R. N.57538844-D142-95844
16612 Sep 1944166236Kloepfer, W. A.57538844-D42-95844no fly
16714 Sep 1944166215Goodwin, D. B.57538844-D42-95844
17023 Sep 1944166123Lowe, W. F.57538844-D42-95844
17127 Sep 1944166114Gatlin, J. F.57538844-D42-95844
-17405 Oct 1944A-73132Kloepfer, W. A.57513844-D42-95844
17406 Oct 1944A-73136Timbers, R. R.13844-D42-95844no fly
17507 Oct 1944A-73215Ives, W. J.575844-D42-95844
17608 Oct 1944A-73215Sharp, D. N.575844-D42-95844
17712 Oct 1944A-73123Timbers, R. R.57513844-D42-95844
17914 Oct 1944A-73135Timbers, R. R.575844-D42-95844
18309 Nov 1944A-73215Chatham, M. E.57513844-D42-95844
18511 Nov 1944A-73236Kloepfer, W. A.575844-D42-95844
18719 Nov 1944A-73233Kloepfer, W. A.575844-42-95844
18921 Nov 1944A-73123Tavener, C. A.575844-42-95844
19025 Nov 1944A-73216Bolton, E. H.57513844-D42-95844
19128 Nov 1944A-73125Chatham, M. E.57513844-D42-95844
19502 Dec 1944A-73226Coult, C. K.57513844-D42-95844
19605 Dec 1944A-73236Bolton, E. H.575844-42-95844
19709 Dec 1944A-73132Kloepfer, W. A.57513844-D42-95844
19810 Dec 1944A-73225Horstman, C. J.575844-D42-95844flak
19911 Dec 1944A-73223Kloepfer, W. A.57513844-D42-95844
20323 Dec 1944A-73126Kloepfer, W. A.575844-42-95844