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B-24J Liberator   42-110184   GWEN
Manufacturing Data
Serial Number 42-110184
Model B-24J
Manufacturer Consolidated - San Diego, California
Production Block B-24J-140-CO
Color Olive Drab aka OD
Group Data
Date Assigned to 492nd Original aircraft for the 857th BS
Obtained From Consolidated
Flyover Pilot Maj Louis Adams, Deputy Command Ship
Total Missions w/492nd 0
Total WWII Missions unknown
Deputy Command ship
Unconfirmed, we believe this plane was assigned to the 857th BS
857th Squadron Code: 9H
Tail Code: unknown
Transferred to the 458th BG during the J for H trade for PROJECT AZON. We do not know which plane replaced this one.
755th Squadron Code: J3
Tail Code: F
Flew first combat mission on 4 June 44
25 Aug 44: Lost, w/458th BG, 755th BS, MACR 8295
Note: unsure if named before or after its transfer to 458th BG
More Info
and nose art
J for H trade
Links to missions
flown by this plane
are below in the
Mission Record
458th BG site
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