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P-38 42-66897

Aircraft Model:Lockheed P-38H-5-LO Lightning
Manufacturer:Lockheed Aircraft Corporation
Constructor's No.:1408
Identities:42-66897
Units:339th Fighter Squadron, 347th Fighter Group, USAAF

Timeline

17 January 1944Aircraft failed to return from an escort mission to Rabaul, New Britain. Pilot bailed out south of Ambitle Island.
Pilot: 1/Lt GLEN E. HART, USAAF O-736195 (Survived)

References

Baugher, J. 2017 1942 USAAF Serial Numbers (42-57213 to 42-70685). Joe Baugher's Home Page. Retrieved 9 March 2018 from <http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1942_3a.html>.

Pacific Wrecks 2018 P-38H-5-LO Lightning Serial Number 42-66897. Retrieved 29 March 2018 from <https://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/p-38/42-66897.html>.

Record updated on 29 March 2018.


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