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B-26 40-1475

Aircraft Model:Martin B-26 Marauder
Identities:40-1475
Name / Nose Art:IMOGENE VII
Units:408th Bombardment Squadron, 22nd Bombardment Group, USAAF

Timeline

24 May 1942Aircraft ditched after being hit by anti-aircraft fire during a bombing mission to Rabaul.
Pilot: 2/Lt HAROLD L. MASSIE, USAAF O-421276 (Prisoner of War)
Co-Pilot: 2/Lt EUGENE DYE WALLACE, USAAF (Survived)
Navigator: 2/Lt MARVIN CRAWFORD HUGHES, USAAF (Survived)
Bombardier: 2/Lt ARTHUR C. KING, USAAF O-432982 (Prisoner of War)
Engineer: Sgt STANLEY A. WOLENSKI, USAAF 6909325 (Missing)
Radio Operator: Pfc DALE E. BORDNER, USAAF (Survived)
Photographer: S/Sgt JACK B. SWAN, USAAF (Died of Wounds)
Gunner: Pvt JOSEPH C. DUKES, USAAF 33129192 (Missing)

References

Baugher, J. 2018 1940 USAAC Serial Numbers. Joe Baugher's Home Page. Retrieved 30 May 2018 from <http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1940.html>.

Pacific Wrecks 2018 B-26 "Imogene VII" Serial Number 40-1474. Retrieved 30 May 2018 from <https://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/b-26/40-1474.html>.

Record updated on 30 May 2018.


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