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B-24J Liberator   42-50518
Manufacturing Data
Serial Number 42-50518
Model B-24J
Manufacturer Ford - Willow Run, Ypsilanti, Michigan
Production Block B-24J-1-FO
Color unknown
Group Data
Date Assigned to 492nd Not a 492nd plane
Obtained From unknown
Flyover Pilot unknown
Total Missions w/492nd 0
Total WWII Missions 0
This aircraft number is confused with 44-10518. It appears on many records.
Tom Brittan has uncovered hard evidence that this aircraft never left the United States. See Footnotes.
The 458th BG agrees,. Their records show that they obtained 44-10518, and not 42-50518, from the 492nd during August.
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