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  • Serial
    Name
    Model
    A/C
    Squadron
    History
  • The Bad Penny
    W
    Original Aircraft. Accepted by USAAF 28 Apr 43. Cheyenne Mod Center 1 May 43. Gieger Field 25 May 43. Great Falls 7 Jun 43. Smoky Hill 29 Jun 43. Dow Field 10 Jul 43. 8th AF 12 Jul 43. MIA Bordeaux 5 Dec 43. Out of fuel. Ditched in North Sea off Abbotsbury. Crew rescued.
  • Purgatory Pete
    O
    Original Aircraft. Accepted by USAAF 11 May 43. Denver Mod Center 12 May 43. Geiger Field 12 May 43. Great Falls 7 Jun 43. Smoky Hill 1 Jul 43. Dow Field 12 Jul 43. 8th AF 14 Jul 43. MIA Regensburg 17 Aug 43. Attacked by fighters, damaged, ditched 50 Miles off coast of North Africa. Crew rescued.
  • Wild Children/Lucky Strike
    W
    Original aircraft. Accepted by USAAF 3 May 43. Cheyenne Mod Center 8 May 43. Gore Field 9 May 43. Moses Lake 22 May 43. Geiger Field 25 May 43. Great Falls 7 Jun 43. Smoky Hill 1 Jul 43. Dow Field 11 Jul 43. 8th AF 31 Jul 43. John R. Schoenig WIA 8 Oct 43 at Bremen. Crashed at Grove Farm 3 miles from base during practice mission 9 Jul 44. All KIA.
  • Schifless Skonk
    R
    Accepted by USAAF 2 Jun 43. Cheyenne Mod Center 2 Jun 43. Kearney 14 Jun 43. Dalhart 27 Jun 43. Grand Isle 26 Jun 43. 8th AF 5 Aug 43. MIA on mission to Rjukan, Norway 16 Nov 43. Caught fire and crashed in North Sea. All KIA.
  • Ole Basser
    P
    Accepted by USAAF 28 Oct 43. Denver Mod Center 18 Oct 43. 8th AF 11 Nov 43. MIA Chartres, France 2 Mar 44. Hit by flak near tail. Large pices of vertical stabilizer and entire left horizontal stabilizer, several feet of rear fuselage blown off. Started to climb, then looped and dove steeply down. Crashed near Abbeville. Baker, Shecter, DeLong, McCarty POW. Jones evades, rest KIA.
  • Yankee Doodle Dandy/Holey Joe/General Sherman/Quee
    B
    Accepted by USAAF 9 Oct 43. Long Beach Mod Center 9 Oct 43. Grand Island 22 Oct 43. 8th AF 9 Nov 43. John Oliver, Francis MacKay, Stanley Davis, Von Schlegel WIA 11 Dec 43 at Emden. Thomas Parks WIA 4 Feb 44 at Frankfurt. To U.S. 9 Jul 45. To Kingman 18 Dec 45.
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