391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 43-34227
Aircraft Details for serial number: 43-34227 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions
227-V57443-342274L-V64

Aircraft history for serial number: 43-34227 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Built at the Glenn L Martin factory at Baltimore, Maryland as a B-26G-5-MA. Accepted by the Army Air Force on 6/6/44. Then flown by New Castle (2nd Ferry Group), Wilmington, Deleware (from 27/6/44), to the 3rd AF staging area at Hunter Field, Savannah, Georgia (from 27/6/44). Then went to Dow Field, Bangor, Maine (from 3/7/44), from where the aircraft was flown overseas to the UK via the Northern Ferry Route (Listed as North Atlantic Wing), departing the USA on 3/7/44. The aircraft record card then lists, GLUE 9AF A (Europe - 9th AF) from 3/7/44, and GLUE 9AF G (Europe - 9th AF) from 20/7/44. Entered combat with the 391st BG / 573rd BS on 29/9/44, coded T6-K. Flew 8 combat missions till 14/10/44, then transferred to the 574th BS. Entered combat with the 574th BS on 29/11/44 coded 4L-V, and flew an additional 42 combat missions till April 1945 when the aircraft was transferred out of the group when the 391st BG converted to the Douglas A-26. The final entries on the aircraft record card list, GLUE CON SAL FEA on 22/3/46, and, "Condemned overseas, dated 10/5/46". We are not sure what happened to this aircraft after it was transferred out of the 391st BG, it may have served with another group before it was salvaged.

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 43-34227
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
17229 Sep 1944166123Koehl, W. F.57327227-K43-34227
17302 Oct 1944A-73233Abraham, C. S.573227-43-34227
17406 Oct 1944A-73237Abraham, C. S.573227-K43-34227
17507 Oct 1944A-73125Dillard, F. P.573227-K43-34227flak
17608 Oct 1944A-73125Dent, H. W.573227-K43-34227
17712 Oct 1944A-73216Baker, K. L.573227-K43-34227
17813 Oct 1944A-73233Clapham, L. M.573227-K43-34227
17914 Oct 1944A-73233Holliday, R. L.573227-43-34227
18102 Nov 1944A-73125Morris, W. E.57450227-W43-34227
18309 Nov 1944A-73116Gray, W. E.57442227-V43-34227flak
18410 Nov 1944A-73123Chism, J. W.57442227-V43-34227
18511 Nov 1944A-73122Morris, W. E.57442227-V43-34227
18819 Nov 1944A-73112Morris, W. E.227-43-34227aborted
19229 Nov 1944A-73133Morris, W. E.57442227-Y43-34227
19401 Dec 1944A-73215Stevenson, W. P.574227-43-34227
19605 Dec 1944A-73112Morris, W. E.574227-43-34227flak
21014 Jan 1945A-73111Hillier, F. O.574227-43-34227
21116 Jan 1945A-73231Chism, J. W.574RW227-V43-34227
21222 Jan 1945A-73126Ackland, G. G.574RW227-V43-34227
21325 Jan 1945A-73224Spangler, R. B.574227-43-34227flak
21529 Jan 1945A-73121Chism, J. W.574RW227-V43-34227
21702 Feb 1945A-73211Chism, J. W.574RW227-V43-34227
22514 Feb 1945A-73111Chism, J. W.574RW227-V43-34227
22614 Feb 1945A-73114Chism, J. W.574RW227-V43-34227
22816 Feb 1945A-73231Proctor, R. M.574RW227-V43-34227
22918 Feb 1945A-73241Spare Lead, RW227-V43-34227spare
23019 Feb 1945A-73224Fields, W. E.574RW227-V43-34227
23121 Feb 1945A-73231Proctor, R. M.574RW227-V43-34227
23222 Feb 1945A-73312Woods, P. L.574RW227-V43-34227
23423 Feb 1945A-73114Sherwood, N. W.574RW227-V43-34227
23624 Feb 1945A-73231Ackland, G. G.574RW227-V43-34227
23724 Feb 1945A-73147Spare, RW227-V43-34227spare
23825 Feb 1945A-73231Spangler, R. B.574RW227-V43-34227
23928 Feb 1945A-73221Lippincott, J. I.574RW227-V43-34227
24001 Mar 1945A-73235Gonyer, J. E.574RW227-V43-34227
24102 Mar 1945A-73114Loesch, L. F.574RW227-V43-34227
24202 Mar 1945A-73121Proctor, R. M.574RW227-V43-34227
24303 Mar 1945A-73114Bischoff, J. R.574RW227-V43-34227
24605 Mar 1945A-73131Spangler, R. B.574RW227-V43-34227
24808 Mar 1945A-73241Spare Lead, RW227-V43-34227spare
25010 Mar 1945A-73114Hillier, F. O.574RW227-V43-34227
25413 Mar 1945A-73234Leonard, S. S.574RW227-V43-34227
25514 Mar 1945A-73214Woods, P. L.574RW227-V43-34227
25615 Mar 1945A-73214Leonard, S. S.574RW227-V43-34227
25716 Mar 1945A-73114Shoemaker, K. E.574RW227-V43-34227
25917 Mar 1945A-73241Spare Lead, RW227-V43-34227spare
26018 Mar 1945A-73011Woods, P. L.574RW227-V43-34227flak
26422 Mar 1945A-73224Leonard, S. S.574RW227-V43-34227
26522 Mar 1945A-73221Proctor, R. M.574227-V43-34227
27328 Mar 1945A-73241Spare Lead, RW227-V43-34227spare
27531 Mar 1945A-73224Henage, G. F.574RW227-V43-34227
27631 Mar 1945A-73221Chism, J. W.574RW227-V43-34227
27703 Apr 1945A-73121Spangler, R. B.574RW227-V43-34227
27804 Apr 1945A-73114Chism, J. W.574RW227-V43-34227
27907 Apr 1945A-73211Bischoff, J. R.574RW227-V43-34227
28008 Apr 1945A-73214Richmond, M. O.574RW227-V43-34227
28108 Apr 1945A-73225Krein, W.574RW227-B43-34227
28209 Apr 1945A-73225Vaughan, W. F.RW227-V43-34227no fly