MIA Aircraft


Missing 492nd Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-06-20:

Dates may be UK-style: dd/mm/yy

#42-110143 - Consolidated B-24J-140-CO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 492BG856BS
NameLittle Lulu
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 7083
Notes110143 (492nd BG, 856th BS, *Little Lulu*) lost over Baltic Sea Jun 20, 1944. MACR 7083.
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#42-110152 - Consolidated B-24J-140-CO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 492BG856BS
NameThe Lady Will
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 7084
Notes110152 (492nd BG, 856th BS, *The Lady Will*) lost at Rugen Island Jun 20, 1944. MACR 7084. 3 KIA, 7 POW.
SourceJoe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

#42-51091 - Douglas-Tulsa B-24H-20-DT Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 492BG858BS
NameBangin' Lulu
MIA1944-06-20
Notes51091 *Bangin' Lulu* replacement May 1944 for 492nd BG, 858th BS, reassigned Jun 20, 1944 to 857th BS. Heavily damaged Aug 6, 1944 and craqshlanded at Metfield. Repaired and put back into service. Aug 1944 transferred to 446th BG, 704th BS. Returned to USA Jun 1945.
SourceJoe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

#42-95196 - Ford B-24H-25-FO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 492BG858BS
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 6935
Notes95196 originally to 492nd BG, 858th BS, Jun 20, 1944 reassigned to 856th BS. Damaged by flak and interned in Switzerland Jul 11, 1944. MACR 6935
SourceJoe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

#42-95230 - Ford B-24H-25-FO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 492BG858BS
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 7238
Notes95230 replacement May 1944 for 492nd BG, 858th BS, Reassigned Jun 20, 1944 to 856th BS. Lost Jul 7, 1944. MACR 7238j. 6 POW, 4 KIA.
SourceJoe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

#44-40150 - Consolidated B-24J-150-CO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 492BG856BS
NameRuptured Duck
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 6775
Notes40150 (492nd BG, 856th BS, *Ruptured Duck*) lost near Rugen Island Jun 20, 1944. MACR 6775. 7 KIA, 2 POW.
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#44-40161 - Consolidated B-24J-150-CO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 492BG856BS
NameTroublehunter
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 7079
Notes40161 (492nd BG, 856th BS, *Troublehunter*) ditched in Baltic Sea near Rugen Island Jun 20, 1944. MACR 7079. 9 KIA
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#44-40163 - Consolidated B-24J-150-CO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 492BG856BS
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 7080
Notes40163 (492nd BG, 856th BS) lost Jun 20, 1944 near Rugen Island. MACR 7080. 4 KIA, 6 POW.
SourceJoe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

#44-40169 - Consolidated B-24J-150-CO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 492BG858BS
NameBottle Baby
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 7081
Notes40169 *Bottle Baby* originally with 492nd BG, 858th BS, transferred Jun 20, 1944 to 856th BS. Lost near Rugen Island Jun 20, 1944. MACR 7081. 9 KIA, 1 POW.
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#44-40195 - Consolidated B-24J-150-CO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 492BG858BS
NameBoulder Buff
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 7234
Notes40195 *Boulder Buff* originally with 492nd BG, 858th BS, reassigned to 856th BS Jun 20, 1944. Interned in Sweden Jul 6, 1944. MACR 7234
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#44-40227 - Consolidated B-24J-150-CO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 492BG856BS
NameFour Beers Doc
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 7082
Notes40227 (492nd BG, 856th BS, *Four Beers Doc*) lost near Rugen Island Jun 20, 1944. MACR 7082. 7 KIA, 3 POW.
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