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The B-24D, "Malicious", 41-11603. The RCL number, 22, for the HALPRO Group airplanes was later changed to, 46, when it was transferred to the 376th Bomb Group in the 8th Air Force.



  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 376th Bomb Group

    376th Bomb Group

    Constituted as 376th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 19 Oct 1942 and activated in Palestine on 31 Oct. Began combat immediately, using B-24 aircraft. Operated with Ninth AF from bases in the Middle East, Nov 1942-Sep 1943, and with Twelfth AF from Tunisia...

  • Halverson Detachment

    Halverson Detachment

    HALPRO or the Halverson Detachement was a group of 23 B-24 Liberators originally destined to join the 10th Air Force in the China, Burma, India Theatre of operations. ...


  • 41-11603 Malicious

    B-24 Liberator
    The B-24D Liberator bomber, 41-11603, MALICIOUS, was one of 23 B-24 Liberators assigned to the Halverson Detachment (HALPRO), which departed the U.S. in May, 1942, to join the 10th Air Force in the China, Burma, India (CBI) Theatre of operations. The...


Date Contributor Update
15 August 2021 04:15:11 Kickapoo Changes to caption

Punctuation and lettering changes to aircraft name. - Kickapoo

Date Contributor Update
12 February 2021 09:52:18 Kickapoo Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and aircraft associations

B-24 - Best Web - # 41-11603 - (PIC 4)