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  • Serial
    Name
    Model
    A/C
    Squadron
    History
  • Spot Remover
    H
    Original Aircraft. Accepted by USAAF 30 Apr 43. Cheyenne Mod Center 3 May 43. Gore Field 22 May 43. Spokane 24 May 43. Geiger Field 26 May 43. Smoky Hill 2 Jul 43. Dow Field 13 Jul 43. 8th AF 14 Jul 43. Crash landing 21 Sep 43. Pilot - Keith E. Harris. Repaired. MIA Rostock 20 Feb 44. Out of fuel, crashed at Tierstrup. ALL POW.
  • Miss Carry
    D
    Original aircraft. Accepted by USAAF 14 May 43. Cheyenne Mod Center 18 May 43. Gore Field 19 May 43. Cheyenne 20 May 43. Spokane 26 May 43. Portland 4 Jun 43. Great Falls 7 Jun 43. Smoky Hill 2 Jul 43. Dow Field 13 Jul 43. 8th AF 17 Jul 43. Paul W. Vance WIA 10 Oct 43 at Munster. 230334 collides with 230325 on mission to Frankfurt 29 Jan 44, damages props. 334 MIA, 325 returns to base. Robert J. Watson, copilot, KIA 12 Jun 44. Salvaged Greencastle, N. Ireland 2 May 45.
  • Bad Egg
    S
    Accepted by USAAF 30 Sep 43. Cheyenne Mod Center 8 Oct 43. Grand Isle 26 Oct 43. 8th AF 10 Nov 43. Caught fire from explosion of 297871 on Dusseldorf mission on 9 Sep 44. Flew two hours on one engine, landed at A-22, France. Salvaged 14 Nov 44.
  • Ice Cold Katie
    H
    Accepted by USAAF 10 Nov 43. Denver Mod Center 11 Nov 43. Kearney 27 Nov 43. Manchester 23 Dec 43. Presque Isle 25 Dec 43. 8th AF 31 Dec 43. Hit a tree at Grundisburgh while being slow timed on 2 Jun 44. Salvaged 4 Jun 44. All KIA.
  • Old Soldier/Shatzi III
    C
    Aceepted by USAAF 27 Nov 43. Cheyenne Mod Center 30 Nov 43. Kearney 13 Dec 43. Grenier 26 Jan 44. 8th AF 28 Han 44. Arthur Harman WIA 23 Mar 44 at Brunswick. Took off on weather mission on 24 May 44. Mechanical difficulty, probably fire, force crew to bail out. Plane crashed in the Willows, a wood south of base. Percy Stressing crew. Salvaged 27 May 44.
  • Liberty Bell-E
    T
    Accepted by USAAF 29 Sep 43. Denver Mod Center 29 Sep 43. Grand Island 24 Oct 43. 8th AF 10 Nov 43. MIA Regensburg 25 Feb 44. Shot down by fighters, engine on fire. Crashed near Poixterron. Allphin, Marion, Mize, Denton POW, rest KIA.
  • Mary Lou
    N
    Accepted by USAAF 5 Oct 43. Long Beach Mod Center 5 Oct 43. Grand Island 17 Nov 43. 8th AF 17 Nov 43. Karl Kassel WIA 29 Jan 44 at Frankfurt. MIA Berlin 8 May 44. Shot down by fighters. Crashed at Suedstedt. Baggett, Pilgrim KIA, rest POW.
  • Flying Coffin/Dutch Cleaner/Yankee Doodle Dandy
    J
    Accepted by USAAF 15 Oct 43. Long Beach Mod Center 15 Oct 43. Grand Island 1 Nov 43. 8th AF 17 Nov 43. Aircraft christened Yankee Doodle Dandy by Jimmy Cagney 15 Mar 44. MIA Leipzig 29 May 44. Shot down by fighters. Nr. 1 engine on fire, left aileron and wing damaged. Crashed near Leipzig. Nesbitt, Larson, Dyer, Meyer KIA, rest POW.
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