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42-95050

B-24 Liberator

42-95050 (458th BG, 752nd BS, "Gas House Mouse").
In forced landing at Manston, Kent Dec 11, 1944 and declared damaged beyond repair.
MIA 1944-12-11

Service

Units

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 752nd Bomb Squadron

People

  • Kenneth Gorrell

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Crashed at Hellesdon, Norwich after takeoff for 1st operational mission on 2 Mar 1944 in B-24H 41-28669. Returned to Duty (RTD). 26 missions. Crash landed on return from mission to Junkers Airframe factory. B-24H 42-51110. 29-Jun-44. MACR 7085....

  • George Koehn

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 458th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at St Zizier in B-24 #4252348

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
04 March 2015 14:35:49 Memory Book Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, description and unit associations
Sources

Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html
from :
http://www.8thafhs.com/search.php

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