391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 42-95847
Aircraft Details for serial number: 42-95847 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-95847 (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 13/11/43. Then flown by New Castle (2nd Ferry Group), Wilmington, Deleware (from 9/12/43), 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 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 2nd Lt. Junior W Olfson. Badly shot up on the Ahrweiler RR bridge, Germany mission of 23/12/44. The pilot, Capt. Richard N Breeseman was badly injured, as were the co-pilot, top gunner, & tail gunner. Capt. Herschel S Harkins, the 575th CO, who was flying as an observer, flew the aircraft back to base for a crash landing. The aircraft was so badly damaged that it never flew again, and was salvaged. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, SOXO CON SAL NBD on 26/12/44.

Picture listing for serial number: 42-95847
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
Nose art. ScrumptiousGarcia Collection42-95847
Nose art. ScrumptiousGarcia Collection42-95847
"Scrumptious"Nose Art42-95847
"Scrumptious"Nose Art42-95847
"Scrumptious"Nose Art42-95847
"Scrumptious"Nose Art42-95847
"Scrumptious"Nose Art42-95847

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-95847
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
115 Feb 1944166236Brubaker, C. M.575847-42-95847
224 Feb 1944166224Walker, H. A.575847-42-95847flak
325 Feb 1944166213Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
528 Feb 1944166123Adelman, P. G.57540847-H42-95847flak
702 Mar 1944166334Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
803 Mar 1944166335Harrison, P. L.575847-42-95847
1005 Mar 1944166212Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
1106 Mar 1944166131Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
1207 Mar 1944166121Sullens, J. A.57540847-H42-95847
1318 Mar 1944166237Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847flak
1419 Mar 1944166137Lubojasky, J. C.12847-O142-95847struck
1520 Mar 1944166214Aldridge, W. S.575847-H42-95847
1623 Mar 1944166114Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
1826 Mar 1944166134Olfson, J. W.57540847-H42-95847
2008 Apr 1944166214Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
2110 Apr 1944166134Olfson, J. W.575847-42-95847
2210 Apr 1944166134Olfson, J. W.575847-42-95847
2311 Apr 1944166121Olfson, J. W.57540847-H42-95847
2518 Apr 1944166331Samuel, J. S.575847-H42-95847
2619 Apr 1944166131Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
2719 Apr 1944166131Olfson, J. W.575847-42-95847
2820 Apr 1944166234Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
2920 Apr 1944166234Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
3122 Apr 1944166115Baxter, R. E.575847-H42-95847flak
3323 Apr 1944166211Brandon, D. K.575847-42-95847flak
3525 Apr 1944166211Mitchell, K. W.575847-H42-95847flak
3827 Apr 1944166111Aldridge, W. S.575847-H42-95847
3927 Apr 1944166114Olfson, J. W.575847-42-95847
4028 Apr 1944166217Stanfield, L. B.575847-H42-95847
4130 Apr 1944166221Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847flak
4230 Apr 1944166221Kelley, G. D.575847-H42-95847
4301 May 1944166115Goodson, R. G.57540847-H42-95847aborted
4502 May 1944166135Watson, F. D.575847-42-95847
4604 May 1944166131La Framboise, I. T.575847-42-95847
4707 May 1944166211Loesch, L. F.575847-42-95847
5008 May 1944166232Wolfe, D. H.57540847-H42-95847flak
5410 May 1944166112Dauteuil, D. F.575847-H42-95847
5511 May 1944166241Spare Lead, 40847-42-95847spare
5611 May 1944166214Roeper, F. R.575847-H42-95847
5712 May 1944166114Olfson, J. W.575847-42-95847
5812 May 1944166114Olfson, J. W.575847-42-95847
5913 May 1944166114Olfson, J. W.57540847-H42-95847
6119 May 1944166111Bird, S.575847-42-95847
6220 May 1944166111Stalnaker, G. W.575847-42-95847
6320 May 1944166113Tucker, T. F.57540847-H42-95847
6522 May 1944166216Alexander, J. P.57540847-H42-95847
6724 May 1944166211Stalnaker, G. W.57540847-H42-95847flak
6925 May 1944166211Kelley, G. D.57540847-H42-95847
7026 May 1944166135Evans, F. L.57540847-H42-95847
7127 May 1944166111Bush, F. E.57540847-H42-95847
7227 May 1944166111Hollis, W. N.575847-42-95847flak
7529 May 1944166111Stalnaker, G. W.57540847-H42-95847flak
8406 Jun 1944166321Thorn, D. H.57541847-H42-95847
8506 Jun 1944166211Stalnaker, G. W.575847-42-95847
8607 Jun 1944166221Kelley, G. D.575847-H42-95847
8707 Jun 1944166111Stalnaker, G. W.57541847-H42-95847flak
8908 Jun 1944166211Olfson, J. W.57540847-H42-95847
9211 Jun 1944166135Newcomer, H. C.575847-H42-95847
9413 Jun 1944166221Olfson, J. W.57541847-H42-95847
9614 Jun 1944166121Kelley, G. D.575847-H42-95847
9715 Jun 1944166211Olfson, J. W.57541847-H42-95847
9918 Jun 1944166211Olfson, J. W.575847-42-95847
10020 Jun 1944166314Olfson, J. W.57541847-H42-95847flak
10121 Jun 1944166114Olfson, J. W.57541847-H42-95847
10322 Jun 1944166211Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
10524 Jun 1944166011Mitchell, K. W.575847-42-95847window
10625 Jun 1944166137Harlow, F. S.575847-42-95847flak
10730 Jun 1944166131Olfson, J. W.57541847-H42-95847
10805 Jul 1944166221Wolfe, D. H.57541847-H42-95847flak
11007 Jul 1944166124Tucker, T. F.57541847-H42-95847flak
11211 Jul 1944166221Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
12023 Jul 1944166114Ljunggren, E. N.575847-42-95847
12124 Jul 1944166211Kelley, G. D.57541847-H42-95847
12530 Jul 1944166221Schleicher, F. K.575847-H42-95847
12731 Jul 1944166123Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847flak
12902 Aug 1944166211Salmon, D. J.57541847-H42-95847
13105 Aug 1944166211Ljunggren, E. N.57541847-H42-95847
13205 Aug 1944166231Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
13306 Aug 1944166221Jannsen, E. M.57541847-H42-95847
13507 Aug 1944166231Jobe, R. C.575847-H42-95847
13708 Aug 1944166121Majka, F. J.575847-U42-95847
13808 Aug 1944166121Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
14212 Aug 1944166131Whitson, J. H.575847-H42-95847
14313 Aug 1944166211Olfson, J. W.575847-H42-95847
14413 Aug 1944166231Kelley, G. D.57541847-H42-95847flak
14514 Aug 1944166211Kelley, G. D.57541847-H42-95847
14615 Aug 1944166121Horridge, R. M.575847-H42-95847
14917 Aug 1944166121Harkins, H. S.57541847-H42-95847
15018 Aug 1944166111Ljunggren, E. N.57541847-H42-95847
15125 Aug 1944166132Shannon, W. L.57541847-H42-95847
15327 Aug 1944166221Watson, F. D.57541847-H42-95847
15427 Aug 1944166221Bird, S.57541847-H42-95847
15530 Aug 1944166214Whitson, J. H.57541847-H42-95847
15601 Sep 1944166211Miller, F. B.57541847-H42-95847
15803 Sep 1944166121Ljunggren, E. N.57541847-H42-95847
15905 Sep 1944166121Barger, T. J.57541847-H42-95847
16106 Sep 1944166211Ljunggren, E. N.57541847-H42-95847
16206 Sep 1944166221Williams, G. E.57541847-H42-95847
16310 Sep 1944166111Ljunggren, E. N.57541847-M42-95847
16411 Sep 1944166111Jannsen, E. M.57541847-H42-95847
16612 Sep 1944166224Garwick, R. W.57541847-H42-95847aborted
16816 Sep 1944166241Spare Lead, 41847-H42-95847spare
16920 Sep 1944166211Barger, T. J.575847-H42-95847
17023 Sep 1944166241Spare Lead, 41847-H42-95847spare
17229 Sep 1944166214Newman, R. A.57541847-H42-95847
-17405 Oct 1944A-73131Ljunggren, E. N.5758847-H42-95847
17507 Oct 1944A-73211Ljunggren, E. N.575847-H42-95847
17608 Oct 1944A-73221Harkins, H. S.575847-H42-95847
17914 Oct 1944A-73134Ljunggren, E. N.575847-H42-95847
18029 Oct 1944A-73241Spare Lead, 8847-H42-95847spare
18203 Nov 1944A-73231Breesman, R. N.5758847-H42-95847
18410 Nov 1944A-73234Lippincott, J. I.575847-H42-95847
18719 Nov 1944A-73231Mitchell, K. W.575847-H42-95847flak
18921 Nov 1944A-73114Ljunggren, E. N.575847-H42-95847
19025 Nov 1944A-73224Harkins, H. S.5758847-H42-95847
19128 Nov 1944A-73121Harkins, H. S.5758847-H42-95847
19229 Nov 1944A-73114Ljunggren, E. N.5758847-H42-95847
19709 Dec 1944A-73241Spare Lead, 8847-H42-95847spare
19810 Dec 1944A-73211Harkins, H. S.575847-H42-95847flak
19911 Dec 1944A-73211Hanish, B. C.5757847-H42-95847
20012 Dec 1944A-73231Breesman, R. N.5758847-H42-95847
20113 Dec 1944A-73231Lakin, R. K.575847-H42-95847
20215 Dec 1944A-73121Harkins, H. S.5758847-H42-95847
20323 Dec 1944A-73121Breesman, R. N.575847-42-95847flak