391st BOMB GROUP: Loadlist Aircraft information for serial number: 44-67902
Aircraft Details for serial number: 44-67902 - Note: Squadron and Codes shown are the most frequent non-blank values
Taxi Code Squadron Serial Code Missions
902-F57544-67902O8-F16

Aircraft history for serial number: 44-67902 (kindly provided by Paul Clouting).
Built at the Glenn L Martin factory at Baltimore, Maryland as a B-26G-15-MA. Accepted by the Army Air Force on 28/10/44. Then flown by Baltimore, Maryland (ATC) from 31/10/44, to the 3rd AF staging area at Hunter Field, Savannah, Georgia (from 31/10/44). Next went to Morrison Field, West Palm Beach, Florida (from 8/11/44), from where the aircraft was flown overseas via the Southern Ferry Route, departing the USA on 9/11/44. The aircraft record card then lists, GLUE 9AF A (Europe - 9th AF) on 9/11/44, and GLUE 9AF R (Europe - 9th AF) on 13/12/44. Entered combat with the 391st BG / 575th BS on 5/1/45. Crashed due to severe flak damage on 24/2/45, attacking the rail road bridge at Irlich, Germany. The aircraft went out of control, but the pilot 2nd Lt. Clarence L Martin regained control, the bombs were jettisoned and the aircraft belly landed at a forward airstrip in France. The bombardier was wounded by flak but the rest of the crew were uninjured. The aircraft which had flown 15 combat missions was salvaged. The final entry on the aircraft record card lists, GLUE 9AF CON SAL NBD on 18/3/45.

Picture listing for serial number: 44-67902
Picture Title Picture Category Serial
C.L. MartinCrews44-67902
Hube CrashAirplanes44-67902
C.L. Martin and crew, with "Hube"People44-67902

Loadlist Taxi Sheet listing for serial number: 44-67902
Mission Date Station Box Flight Position Pilot A/C Squadron Hardstand Taxi Code Serial Status
-21005 Jan 1945A-73122Thompson, B. S.57510902-F44-67902
21014 Jan 1945A-73136Coult, C. K.575902-44-67902
21116 Jan 1945A-73123Chatham, M. E.57510902-F44-67902
21325 Jan 1945A-73116Martin, C. R.575902-F44-67902
21529 Jan 1945A-73137Marsh, R. W.10902-F44-67902No sortie
21702 Feb 1945A-73133Thompson, B. S.57510902-F44-67902
21803 Feb 1945A-73136Martin, C. R.57510902-F44-67902
22109 Feb 1945A-73235McLaurin, J. E.57510902-F44-67902
22310 Feb 1945A-73133Thompson, B. S.57510902-F44-67902
22413 Feb 1945A-73225Coult, C. K.57510902-F44-67902
23222 Feb 1945A-73112Thompson, B. S.57510902-F44-67902
23423 Feb 1945A-73233Thompson, B. S.57510902-F44-67902
23624 Feb 1945A-73013Martin, C. R.57510902-F44-67902
23724 Feb 1945A-73114Martin, C. L.57510902-F44-67902flak