391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 42-95852
Aircraft Details for serial number: 42-95852 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions
852-A57442-958524L-A39

Aircraft history for serial number: 42-95852 (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 19/11/43. Then flown by New Castle (2nd Ferry Group), Wilmington, Deleware (from 11/12/43), to Godman Field, Fort Knox, Kentucky (from 12/12/43), and assigned to the 391st BG. Flown overseas to the UK via the Southern Ferry Route (Listed as Carribean Wing), departing the USA on 7/1/44. The aircraft record card then lists, SOXO A (Europe - 8th AF) on 7/1/44, and SOXO R (Europe - 8th AF) from 30/1/44. Original group aircraft flown over from the USA by 1st Lt. Charles W Carson Jnr. Damaged beyond repair after crash landing at Matching Green returning from the 28/5/44 mission to the Maisons Lafitte Railroad bridge with damaged hydraulics. The aircraft was flown by 2nd Lt. Junior W Olfson. Salvaged on 29/5/44. The final entries on the aircraft record card list, GLUE 9AF CON AFMSC on 29/5/44, and, SOXO CON SAL NBD on 29/5/44.

Picture listing for serial number: 42-95852
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
"Mad Bull"Nose Art42-95852
"Mad Bull"Nose Art42-95852

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 42-95852
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
115 Feb 1944166134Kahley, W. F.574852-42-95852
224 Feb 1944166212Callison, W. K.574852-A142-95852
325 Feb 1944166112Carson, C. W.574852-A142-95852
528 Feb 1944166212Earll, J. E.57436852-A42-95852
629 Feb 1944166112Danforth, G. L.574852-42-95852
702 Mar 1944166212Carson, C. W.574852-42-95852
803 Mar 1944166213Callison, W. K.574852-A142-95852
1106 Mar 1944166325Carson, C. W.574852-A42-95852
1207 Mar 1944166312Carson, C. W.57436852-A42-95852
1318 Mar 1944166232Carson, C. W.574852-42-95852flak
1419 Mar 1944166213Carson, C. W.5743852-A42-95852
1520 Mar 1944166126Carson, C. W.574852-A42-95852
1623 Mar 1944166127Carson, C. W.574852-A42-95852
1725 Mar 1944166123Wolfe, W. W.574852-A42-95852
1826 Mar 1944166123Carson, C. W.57435852-A42-95852
1927 Mar 1944166132Carson, C. W.574852-M42-95852
2008 Apr 1944166115Carson, C. W.574852-A142-95852
2311 Apr 1944166212Dickinson, R. G.57435852-A42-95852
2412 Apr 1944166132Carson, C. W.574852-A142-95852
2619 Apr 1944166136Carson, C. W.57435852-A42-95852
2719 Apr 1944166136Carson, C. W.57435852-A42-95852
2820 Apr 1944166226Daffern, T.574852-42-95852aborted
2920 Apr 1944166226Daffern, T.574852-42-95852
3021 Apr 1944166236Colsch, J. W.574852-42-95852aborted
3122 Apr 1944166235Carson, C. W.574852-42-95852flak
3222 Apr 1944166235Carson, C. W.574852-A42-95852flak
3323 Apr 1944166212Carson, C. W.574852-A42-95852flak
3525 Apr 1944166135Carson, C. W.574852-42-95852flak
3625 Apr 1944166132Carson, C. W.574852-42-95852
3726 Apr 1944166136Lakin, R. K.574852-A42-95852aborted
4301 May 1944166222Harlow, F. S.35852-A42-95852aborted
4604 May 1944166116Harlow, F. S.574852-A42-95852
4707 May 1944166222Carson, C. W.574852-42-95852
4908 May 1944166232Martin, M. M.574852-42-95852
5109 May 1944166237Barker, F. E.57435852-A42-95852
5209 May 1944166234Jannsen, E. M.574852-A42-95852
5812 May 1944166123Illegible, 852-42-95852no fly
7227 May 1944166236Walker, H. H.574852-42-95852
7328 May 1944166114Olfson, J. W.57429852-A42-95852accident