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  • Serial
    Name
    Model
    A/C
    Squadron
    History
  • Blood, Guts, & Rust
    F
    Original Aircraft. Accepted by USAAF 3 May 43. Cheyenne Mod Center 4 May 43. Geiger Field 25 May 43. Great Falls 7 Jun 43. Smoky Hill 30 Jun 43. Down Field 11 Jul 43. 8th AF 13 Jul 43. MIA 17 Aug 43. Damaged by flak, ditched 60 miles off coast of North Africa. Crew rescued.
  • Mis Fortune
    D
    Original Aircraft. Accepted by USAAF 8 May 43. Denver Mod Center 10 May 43. Geiger Field 22 May 43. Great Falls 30 Jun 43. Smoky Hill 20 Jun 43. Dow Field 11 Jul 43. 8th AF 17 Jul 43. MIA Munster 10 Oct 43. Hit by rocket and collided with 23415. Tail came off and plane broke in two. Wenckens, Danielson, Spirito, Payne POW, rest KIA.
  • Tech Supply
    K
    Original aircraft. Accepted by USAAF 3 May 43. Cheyenne Mod Center 9 May 43. Geiger Field 28 May 43. Great Falls 7 Jun 43. Smoky Hill 30 Jun 43. Dow Field 12 Jul 43. 8th AF 14 Jul 43. MIA Munster 10 Oct 43. Attacked by fighters, hit by rocket, crashed at Ladbergen. Hurles, Fjosne, Wirtz, Malone KIA, rest POW.
  • Blood, Guts & Rust II
    A
    Accepted by USAAF 13 May 43. Cheyenne Mod Center 15 May 43. Gore Field 17 May 43. Dyersburg 27 Jun 43. Grand Isle 22 Jul 43. Presque Isle 2 Aug 43. 8th AF 5 Aug 43. First coded BI-L. Changed to BI-A when 230308 was lost. MIA Bremen 8 Oct 43. Nr. 2 and 3 engines knocked out by flak, one burning. Grubb, Kohler, Mateyak, Redding KIA, rest POW.
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