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44-67983

B-26 Marauder

Assigned to 37BS, 17BG, 15AF USAAF. Transferred to 598BS, 397BG, 9AF USAAF.

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Units

Places

  • Rivenhall

    Military site : airfield
    Originally allocated to the Eighth Air Force as a heavy bomber base, Rivenhall was built during 1943-44 but transferred to the Ninth Air Force before construction was complete. It had three concrete runways, 51 loop hardstandings and two dispersed T2...

Events

Event Location Date
Assigned Rivenhall, Witham CM8, UK 1944

Transferred to 598BS, 397BG, 9AF USAAF.

Manufactured Middle River, MD, USA February 1944
Delivered Joint Base Andrews, MD, USA March 1944
Assigned 09039 Villacidro VS, Italy March 1944

Assigned to 37BS, 17BG, 15AF USAAF.

Storage / Destroyed 83607 Holzkirchen, Germany June 1945

Flown to Holzkirchen / Marschall post war for storage. Destroyed onsite.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 August 2018 21:45:15 Al_Skiff Changes to description
Sources

http://www.markstyling.com/b26_research.02.htm
http://www.worldmilitair.com/production/martin%20179.htm
https://af9.page.tl/397-BG.htm

Date Contributor Update
06 August 2018 19:17:59 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, markings, description, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

http://www.markstyling.com/b26_research.02.htm
http://www.worldmilitair.com/production/martin%20179.htm
https://af9.page.tl/397-BG.htm
http://www.ww2color.com/search/webapps/slides/slides.php?action=update&p...

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