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  • Serial
    Name
    Model
    A/C
    Squadron
    History
  • E
    Accepted by USAAF 22 Sep 44. Lincoln 22 Sep 44. Albuquerque 23 Sep 44. Lincoln 24 Sep 44. Grenier 7 Oct 44. 8th AF 10 Oct 44. To 390th 1 Jan 45. William F. Getz, tail gunner on crew 71, bails out during assembly on 14 Jan 45, returned to base. Crew completes mission. To U.S. 3 Jul 45. To Kingman 4 Dec 45.
  • Hard To Get
    L
    Accepted by USAAF 14 Jul 44. Dallas Mod Center 16 Jul 44. To Langley for PFF conversion 12 Aug 44. To Hunter Field 4 Sep 44. To Dow 10 Sep 44. 8th AF 12 Sep 44. Melbourne Tucker, waist gunner on crew 18, KIA on 20 Nov 45. MIA Neumunster 7 Apr 45. Shot down by Me-262. Crashed near Celle. All POW.
  • Reluctant
    C
    Accepted by USAAF 26 Jul 44. Dallas Mod Center 26 Jul 44. Cheyenne 4 Aug 44. Lincoln 16 Aug 44. Manchester 1 Sep 44. Grenier 2 Sep 44. To 390th 11 Sept 44. Aborted on 14 Feb 45 mission. Nr. 2 engine burning at 12,000 feet due to mechanical failure. Pilot dove to 7,000 feet, fire went out. During the dive, Mayer, Warwick, Turner, McVay and Carbonne bail out over water, KIA. Pilot and rest of crew return to base (MACR 12351). MIA Berlin 18 Mar 45. Hit by flak and caught fire. Palombo KIA, rest POW.
  • Liberty Belle
    O
    Accepted by USAAF 16 Mar 44. Tulsa Mod Center 16 Mar 44. Kearney 9 May 44. Bangor 24 May 44. Grenier 24 May 44. 8th AF 26 May 44. James L. Decker WIA 9 Sep 44 at Dusseldorf. Antoine Mercier WIA at Cheb 14 Feb 45. Howard K. Brooks, radio operator, and John W. Cullen, waist gunner, both assigned to crew 64, were KIA 14 Feb 45. Salvaged 18 Feb 45.
  • K
    Accepted by USAAF 25 May 44. Cheyenne Mod Center 27 May 44. Kearney 1 Jun 44. Bangor 16 Jun 44. Grenier 17 Jun 44. Dow Field 27 Jun 44. 8th AF 27 Jun 44. MIA Dusseldorf 9 Sep 44. Hit by flak, all POW.
  • F
    Accepted by USAAF 18 Mar 44. Cheyenne Mod Center 20 Mar 44. Kearney 5 Apr 44. Bangor 13 Apr 44. Grenier 14 Apr 44. 8th AF 19 Apr 44. MIA Dusseldorf 9 Sep 44. Hit by flak, engine on fire, spun in. Yandell, Marshall, Hayes, Ballard, Kuscek POW, rest KIA.
  • Misbehavin
    M
    Accepted by USAAF 5 Feb 44. Tulsa Mod Center 5 Feb 44. Hunter Field 11 Feb 44. Memphis 14 Feb 44. Hunter Field 27 Feb 44. Presque Isle 28 Feb 44. 8th AF 2 Mar 44. MIA Merseburg 30 Nov 44. Direct flak hit, exploded. Crashed near Rammerode. Standard, Hudson, Hartman, Zabel POW, rest KIA.
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