We found 21994 aircraft

  1. 41-23811

    41-23811 'Fascinatin' Witch'

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24D Liberator 41-23811 "Fascinatin' Witch" from the 66th BS, 44th BG, 8th AF a veteran of the August 1, 1943 low-level mission to bomb the oil refineries at Ploesti, Romania....

  2. 41-23813

    41-23813 'Victory Ship'

    B-24 Liberator
    Was lost on January 21,1944 mission to bomb V-weapons sites in the Pas-de-Calais, France area. Repeatedly attacked by fighters until 3 of the engines were knocked out, the co-pilot was killed and the pilot was wounded. With the co-pilot slumped over...

  3. 41-23816

    41-23816 'Black Jack'

    B-24 Liberator
    Assigned to 68BS, 44BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) mission to Wiener Nuestadt Bf109 assembly works. Hit by flak and with bomb bay on fire, A/C went into uncontrolable spin and crashed. 1-Oct-43. 5 x KIA 6 x POW. MACR 3312.

  4. 41-23817

    41-23817 'Suzy Q'

    B-24 Liberator
    SUZY-Q, the most famous ship of the 67th Squadron had led the Group on the 1st Aug 43 Ploesti raid. The plane was lost on 16 Aug 1943 on a mission to the north airfield at Foggia, Italy. The plane intercepted by Me 109 fighters and was last seen...

  5. 41-23818

    41-23818 Texan II & Bela

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24F 41-23818 "Texan II" and once named "Bela" was assigned to 44BG/67BS. The aircraft was despatched to bomb the U-Boat pens at St. Nazaire, France. Shortly after leaving the English coast off of Selsey Bill, Sussex, the aircraft sustained a mid-air...

  6. 41-23819

    41-23819 Rugged Buggy

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24D 41-23819 'Rugged Buggy" 44BG/66BS, Shipdham was shot down 14-May-43 on a mission to bomb the port facilities at Kiel. Germany. The aircraft crashed at Eckenforde, Germany. 2KIA 8POW MACR 15509....

  7. 41-23820

    41-23820

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24D-5-CO 41-23820 was assigned to 480th Anti-Submarine Group/1st Anti-Submarine Squadron at St. Eval, UK. The aircraft was on TDY duty with RAF Coastal Command but under administrative control of VIII Air Support Command. The aircraft was despatched...

  8. 41-23832

    41-23832 'Maggie'

    B-24 Liberator
    Assigned to 67BS, 44BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) was hit by flak in the target area , Wilhelmshaven, Germany 22-Mar-43. Losing altitude and falling behind the formation, it was attacked by fighers. Plane crashed into North Sea in the vicinity...

  9. 41-23874

    41-23874 "Ball of Fire Junior"

    B-24 Liberator
    Assigned to 328BS, 93BG, 8AF USAAF.

  10. 41-23909

    41-23909 Ambrose II

    B-24 Liberator
    Deadstick landing near Bone, Algeria on 13 December 1942, on return from operations to Bizerta, Tunisia.

  11. 41-23918

    41-23918 'Marcia Ann'

    B-24 Liberator
    Assigned to 67BS, 44BG, 8AF USAAF. Temporary attached to 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Werner Neustadt 1-Oct-43 mission launched from North Africa (TDY 9AF). - 2 x KIA, POW. MACR 2806.

  12. 41-2393

    41-2393

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    First flight from Boeing Fd with Eddie Alan 5/9/41; Delivered Wright Fd; Eglin 10/10/41; Assigned Langley 28/12/41; transferred Argentia, Nfd 8/1/42; with C.J. Cochrane crashed into snowbank at base 9/1/42 . Salvaged.

  13. 41-2393 B-17E

    41-2393 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered to Wright Field 3-Oct-41; Eglin 10-Oct-41; Langley 28-Dec-41; Newfoundland (Argentina?) 8-Jan-42. Crashed 9-Jan-42. Never served in the UK.

  14. 41-23933

    41-23933 'Sweet Adeline II'

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24 Liberator #41-23933 'Sweet Adeline II' 565th BS, 389th BG, 8th AF and crew, flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid piloted by Stanislaus J Podolak, diverted to Cyprus.

  15. 41-23936

    41-23936 'Queen Anne' 'Margurite'

    B-24 Liberator
    1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid, successfully returned to Libya, pilot Robert E Flaherty....

  16. 41-2394 B-17E

    41-2394 B-17E Hanger Queen

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Patterson 2-Dec-41; March 18-Dec-41; MacDill 18-Jan-42; West Palm Beach, (Mercury 6AF) 4-Mar42; Pendleton 3-Aug-42; Ogden 2-Sep-42; Boise 9-Oct-42; Oklahoma City 6-Feb-43; Hendricks, 6-Jul-43; with Phil Bennett crash landed base 7-Jul-43;...

  17. 41-2395 B-17E

    41-2395 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Wright Field 20-Oct-41, then condemned 9-Jan- 42 and used as static test aircraft before Written off 12-Oct-42.

  18. 41-2396 B-17E

    41-2396 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 1-Dec-41; Assigned 13AF Hawaii 8-Aug-42; transferred 72BS/5BG Hickam Field, HI 18-Sep-42; with Carl Wuertele force landed base 4-Jul-42; with Capt Jack Thornhill, ditched off San Cristobal through engine failure, 7...

  19. 41-2397 B-17E

    41-2397 B-17E Joe BFTSPLK

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 2-Dec-41; Assigned 13AF Hawaii 1-Jan-42; transferred 431BS/11BG Hickam Field, HI 25-Oct-42, then to 26BS; Written off 31-Oct-44. JOE BFTSPLK. Never served in the UK.

  20. 41-2398 B-17E

    41-2398 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Wright Field 13-Oct-41; Assigned 36BS/28BG Elmendorf, Alaska 3-Mar-42; Kodiak, Alaska 21-Mar-42; Lockbourn, OH. 21-APr-42; Returned to the USA Tinker, OK 17-Jul-43; with Bill Oakley force landed Lockbourn, OH 29-Jun-44; Reconstruction Finance...

  21. 41-23983

    41-23983

    B-24 Liberator

  22. 41-23988

    41-23988 Emmy Lou

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24D-15-CO 41-23998 [NB:E] "Emmy Lou" was assigned to the 44BG/47BS. On 8-Mar-1943 the aircraft was despatched on a mission to bomb the railroad marshalling yards at Rouen, France. The aircraft was shot down by German fighters near Barentin, France. ...

  23. 41-2399 B-17E

    41-2399 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Boeing as experimental aircraft for flight testing 4-May42; also at Oseola and Selfridge, MI. Fields. Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Stillwater, Oklahoma 19-Sep-45. Never served in the UK.

  24. 41-2400 B-17E

    41-2400 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Douglas Aircraft Corp. as model; Written off 30-Sep-44; Recl Comp at Burbank, Cal. 20-Mar-46. Never served in the UK.

  25. 41-2401 B-17E

    41-2401 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Douglas (Vega) as XB-38 with Allison V-1710 liquid cooled four-engine product assigned for USAAF to Lockheed-Vega to study four V-1710-89 V-12 liquid-cooled engines to contrast standard air-cooled Wright Cyclones along with other...

  26. 41-24015

    41-24015 'Wing Dinger'

    B-24 Liberator
    Failed to Return - Lost near the target Ploesti, 1st Aug 43. Reported that the plane was afire as pilot 1st Lt George W Winger bravely climbed steeply up so that crew could bail out. 7 KIA, 2 POW. MACR 2410.

  27. 41-2402 B-17E

    41-2402 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 20-Nov-41; Assigned 50RS/11BG Hickam Field, HI 1-Jun-42; ditched on search/attack mission with Earl J. Cooper, down 40 miles South of Kauai Island, HI 27-Dec-41, crew KIA. Never served in UK.

  28. 41-24023

    41-24023 'Fertile Myrtle'

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24 Liberator #41-24023 'Fertile Myrtle' 415th BS, 98th BG, 9th AF, flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti raid, piloted by Herbert I Shingler, returning safely to Libya....

  29. 41-24024

    41-24024 'Bewitching Witch'

    B-24 Liberator
    This aircraft was loaned to the 44th Bomb Group for the 1st Aug, 43 low-level mission to Ploesti, Romania. It was flown by 1st Lt Reginald L. Carpenters crew from the 67th Bomb Squadron. Badly damaged by anti-aircraft fire over the target, she was...

  30. 41-24025

    41-24025 Satan's Chariot

    B-24 Liberator
    "Satan's Chariot" # 41-24025 was assigned to the 93rd Bomb Group / 409th Bomb Squadron. Despatched on 31 March 1943 to bomb the Rotterdam shipyards in the Netherlands, all the 93rd BG's aircraft didn't reach the target because of heavy cloud cover and...

  31. 41-24026

    41-24026 'Baby'

    B-24 Liberator
    Flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid piloted by Francis E Weisler, aborting before the target....

  32. 41-2403 B-17E

    41-2403 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Strategic Arms Depot 8-Nov-41; Assigned 42BS/11BG Hickam/Wheeler, HI 20-Oct-42, then to 26BS; ditched off Guadalcanal 26-Jan-43 with Capt Woodruff and Gen. Nathan Twining aboard [13thAF CO], along with rest of crew were picked up from two...

  33. 41-24030

    41-24030

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24 Liberator #41-24030 515th BS, 376th BG, 9th AF, flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid piloted by Lt Edwin L Gluck, returned safely to Libya.

  34. 41-24031

    41-24031 'Angie the Ox' 'Bored of War'

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24 Liberator #41-24031 'Angie the Ox' 515th BS, 376th BG, 9th AF, flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid piloted by Lt Frank C Wright, returned safely to Libya....

  35. 41-24032

    41-24032 'Lets Go'

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24 Liberator #41-24032 'Lets Go' 513th BS, 376th BG, 9th AF, flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid piloted by Earnest W Fogel, returning safely to Libya.

  36. 41-24035

    41-24035 'The Gremlin'

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24 Liberator #41-24035 'The Gremlin' 514th BS, 376th BG, 9th AF, flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid piloted by Harlan D Whipple, returning safely to Libya. Lost 5th Oct 43 over Greece, Pilot Charles A Petty, 8 KIA / 2 POW. MACR 1096

  37. 41-2404 B-17E

    41-2404 B-17E The Spider

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot 24-Nov-41; Assigned 431BS/11BG Hickam Field, HI 4-Mar-42; out of fuel, ditched in sea 12-Sep-42 with James Van Haur, crew ?; Jim Hosegood, Lucian D’Amour (2 Killed in Action);. Written off 15-Jun-44. THE SPIDER....

  38. 41-24040

    41-24040 'Big Operator' 'Whats Cooking Doc ?'

    B-24 Liberator
    Started out on the 1 Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid, piloted by Lt Hoover Edwards and aborted near Corfu with turbo supercharger problems. Converted to a transport on 17 Aug 43....

  39. 41-2405 B-17E

    41-2405 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 24-Nov-41; March Field 18-Dec-41; Langley 11-Jan-42; Bolling 29-Nov-42; Langley 10-Dec-42; Olmstead 22-Feb-43; Langley 6-Mar-43; Mitchell 8-Jun-43; Cherry Point 5-Jul-43; Mitchell 11-Jul-43; Reconstruction...

  40. 41-2406 B-17E

    41-2406 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 26-Nov-41; Assigned 22BS/7BG Java 13-Jan-42 with Major Ken Hobson; crash landed Madera Is, Category E - Damaged Beyond Repair (DBR), with Ken Hobson 25-Jan-42. Written off 31-Oct-44. Never served in the UK.

  41. 41-2407 B-17E

    41-2407 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered and assigned to Wright Field, Air Material Command as test aircraft. Reconstruction Finance Corporation (RFC) (sold for scrap metal in USA) storage at Davis-Monthan 1-Aug-46. Never served in the UK

  42. 41-2408 B-17E

    41-2408 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 8-Jan-41; Assigned 38RBS/19BG [aircraft 34], one of the aircraft arriving over Pearl Harbor 7-Dec-41 with Lt Karl Barthelmess, Lt Larry Sheehan, Lt Chas Bergdoll, Avn Cdt John Adams, T/Sgt Roy Coulter, S...

  43. 41-2409 B-17E

    41-2409 B-17E Old Maid

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 12-Jan-41; Assigned 431BS/11BG Hickam Field, HI 30-Jan-42; wore shadow shading camouflage, crash landed Guadalcanal with Bill Keys 25-Nov-42. Written off 20-Sep-43. OLD MAID. Never served in the UK.

  44. 41-2410 B-17E

    41-2410 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 12-Jan-41; with Jim Dubose force landed Ft Fouglas, UT 21-Nov-41; Assigned March 28-Dec-41; Langley 11-Jan-42; Jacksonville, FL 9-May-42; Presque Isle, ME 19-Mar-43; Occident 11-May-43; Mitchell 6-Jun-43;...

  45. 41-24105

    41-24105 'Tupelo Lass'

    B-24 Liberator
    Flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid, returning safely to Libya. Salvaged after crashing at Hardwick 11th Dec 43 on return from Emden.

  46. 41-24109

    41-24109 Ready & Willing/Silver Streak

    B-24 Liberator
    Flew on the 1st Aug 43 Ploesti Mission with the 93rd BG, pilot John R Roche, returned safely to Libya. Returned to ETO. Assigned to the 466th BG to serve as their Assembly Ship.

  47. 41-2411 B-17E

    41-2411 B-17E Old Miss

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 10-Oct-41; Assigned 6AF 20-Dec-41; Panama, Canal Zone 25-Dec-41; Guatemala 15-Apr-42; SAAD 28-Jul-42; Guatemala 5-Dec-42. OLD MISS 11. (?Evacuated Java 28-Feb-42 to Ceylon, ending up in India Mar-42 with...

  48. 41-24111

    41-24111 'Picadilly Filly'

    B-24 Liberator
    Assigned 329th BS, 93rd BG, 8th AF. TDY 9th AF. Flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid, aborted and returned Libya. Later mission 9th Oct 43 sustained damage, diverted and landed in Sweden and set on fire by the crew who were interned. Note: MACR...

  49. 41-2412 B-17E

    41-2412 B-17E

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 10-Nov-41; Assigned 6AF 25-Dec-41; SAAD 21-Mar-42; Guatemala 4-Oct-42; Returned to the USA Tinker, OK 3-Aug-44; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (RFC) (sold for scrap metal in USA) Arledge, 23-Nov-44. (...

  50. 41-24121

    41-24121 'Let Er Rip'

    B-24 Liberator
    Failed To Return - while withdrawing over the mountains of Macedonia collided in a cloud bank with B24 41-23717. Although the aircraft entered a dive the pilots managed to briefly recover before crashing in flames East of Brod. 4 gunners bailed out...