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Serial Number Criteria: 44-40555
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Data last updated: Tue Mar 15 09:25:04 2016
44-40549 ... 44-40648 (EXACT MATCH)
Consolidated B-24J-170-CO Liberator
MSN 4485/4584
40549 (307th BG) lost Aug 25, 1944, South Pacific.  MACR 9326
40550 (11th BG, 42nd BS, *Ruff Knights*)
40551 (5th BG, 394th BS) shot down Dec 1, 1944, north of Tagola Point, Mindanao, 
Philippines.  MACR 10843
40552 crashed and burned during test flight from Fairfield-Suisun Airfield, CA Sep 17, 1944.
40553 (307th BG) lost Jan 8, 1945, SW Pacific.  MACR 11903
40555 (307th BG) collided with 42-73119 over Yap atoll Jul 15, 1944.  MACR 6923 and 6924
40557 (30th BG, 392nd BS, "Miss Fit") lost in raid over Yap atoll Oct 21, 1944.  MACR 9750
40559 (494th BG) lost Jul 25, 1945, South Pacific
40563 “Double Trouble” with 494th BG, 865th BS c1945.
40565 (307th BG) lost Oct 3, 1944, South Pacific.  MACR 10485
40566 (5th BG) lost Jun 17, 1944.  MACR 7013
40568 (307th BG) lost Oct 3, 1944, SW Pacific.  MACR 10489
40571 (307th BG) lost Aug 10, 1944, SW Pacific.  MACR 8638
40572 (31st BS, 5th BG, 13th AF, "Snow Job II") lost Jan 5, 1945 over Celebes Islands.  MACR 12252.
40574/40583 to USN as PB4Y-1 38802/38811
40588 with 7th BG, 493rd BS lost Oct 22, 1944 over
Bilugyun Island off Burma.   MACR 9615
40594 (5th BG) lost Jul 19, 1944, South Pacific.  MACR 9580
40595 (5th BG) lost Nov 22, 1944, SW Pacific.  MACR 11379
40596 (5th BG) lost Aug 25, 1944, South Spacific.  MACR 8873
40598 (307th BG) lost Jun 25, 1944.  MACR 10023
40599 (307th BG) lost Oct 3, 1944, SW Pacific.  MACR 12179
40602 converted to F-7B
40603 (307th BG, 372nd BS) lost at Palau, date unknown.  All 11 onboard killed.
40604 (307th BG, 371st BS "Kit's Tadger")
40605 (307th BG) lost Oct 26, 1944, SW Pacific.  MACR 10121
40606 (5th BG) lost in South Pacific Nov 1, 1944 during bombing run over Alicante.  MACR 10017
40608 crashed 15 mi NE of Yuma AAF after midair collision with 42-95467
Apr 25, 1944.  No survivors
40609 (307th BG) lost Jul 13, 1944.  MACR 10653
40611 (307th BG) shot down Jul 5, 1944 150mi SE of Yap Island, exploded on
impact in ocean.  MACR 6526.
40612 converted to F-7B
40614 (307th BG) lost Oct 3, 1944, SW Pacific.  MACR 10488
40615 (450th BG, 720th BS) lost Aug 17, 1944, Yugoslavia.  MACR 7951
40616 converted to F-7B.  40616 “Glamouras” with 311th RW, 2nd PRS at Palawan, Philippine Islands Jul 29th 1945
40617 (11th BG) lost May 8, 1945, central Pacific.  MACR 14398
40621 (461st BG, 767th BS, "The Mary E")
40622 converted to F-7B.  Lost Apr 18, 1944, China
40623 (456 BG) lost Nov 11, 1944, Mediterranean.   MACR 9674
40625/40627 converted to F-7B
40629 converted to F-7B
40631 (98th BG) lost Nov 22, 1944.  MACR 10009
40632 (461st BG, 764th BS) condemned Jul 25, 1944.
40634/40643 to USN as PB4Y-1 38812/38821
40645 ("Superchick") flown backto USA after the war.
40647 (49rth BG, 867th BS, "Lady Eve")

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