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42-95224     " Lonely Heart "    B-24H-20-FO
Aircraft Info
Type | Model | Series:
Manufacturer:
Plant Location:
Manufacturer Code:
Finish:
Block Number:
Contract Number
Original Aircraft:
PFF Equipped:
RCM Equipped:
B 24 H
Ford
Willow Run, Michigan
FO
NMF
20
AC-21216
No

Assigned Squadrons
791st BS
Assigned:
Date Unknown
Detached:
Date Unknown
c
+
790th BS
Assigned:
Date Unknown
Detached:
12 Jun 45
c
_
Total Assigned Squadrons: 002
Demise
Date:
Description:
Notes:
Missions
#
Date
Disp.
Credit
City
Country
Target
Squadron
Pilot
Crew #
028
19 May 44
Brunswick
Ger
 
791st
Mikkelsen, J. A.

029
20 May 44
x
Rheims
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

030
21 May 44
Siracourt
Fra
 
791st
Mikkelsen, J. A.

031
23 May 44
Bourges
Fra
 
791st
Mikkelsen, J. A.

032
24 May 44
Melun
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

033
25 May 44
Mulhouse
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

034
27 May 44
Neukirchen
Ger
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

036
29 May 44
Tutow
Ger
 
791st
Seward, J. H.

037
30 May 44
Zwischenahn
Ger
 
791st
Seward, J. H.

040
03 Jun 44
Berck Sur Mer
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

042
06 Jun 44
x
Colleville-Sur-Mer / Port En Bessin
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

044
06 Jun 44
Pontaubault
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

046
08 Jun 44
Pontaubault
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

047
10 Jun 44
Chateau Dun
Fra
 
791st
Graf, W. R.

050
12 Jun 44
Evreux/Fauville
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

051
14 Jun 44
Beauvoir
Fra
 
791st
Sweeney, F. R.

053
17 Jun 44
Guyancourt
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

056
18 Jun 44
Watten
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

059
20 Jun 44
x
Mimoyecques
Fra
 
791st
Zalusky, T. P.

062
24 Jun 44
Toussus
Fra
 
791st
Seward, J. H.

064
25 Jun 44
Pont En Vendin
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

066
28 Jun 44
Saarbrucken
Ger
 
791st
McMahon, C. L.

067
29 Jun 44
Aschersleben
Ger
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

068
01 Jul 44
x
x
Beaumetz
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

069
02 Jul 44
Blanc Pignon
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

070
05 Jul 44
Le Culot
Bel
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

072
07 Jul 44
Lutzkendorf
Ger
 
791st
Mikkelsen, J. A.

074
11 Jul 44
Munich
Ger
 
791st
Murphy, T. H.

077
16 Jul 44
Sarrbrucken
Ger
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

078
17 Jul 44
Haut Maisnil
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

079
18 Jul 44
Troan
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

080
19 Jul 44
Kempten
Ger
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

081
20 Jul 44
Eisenach
Ger
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

083
24 Jul 44
Montreuil
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

084
25 Jul 44
Montreuil
Fra
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

085
29 Jul 44
Breman
Ger
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

086
31 Jul 44
Ludwigshafen
Ger
 
791st
Rigsbee, V. W.

089
03 Aug 44
Lille
Fra
 
791st
Waite, D. A.

090
04 Aug 44
Rostock
Ger
 
791st
White, C. J.

091
05 Aug 44
Brunswick
Ger
 
791st
Leyes, C. J.

092
06 Aug 44
x
Hamburg
Ger
 
791st
White, C. J.

093
07 Aug 44
Ghent
Bel
 
791st
Feldtkeller, R. E.

094
08 Aug 44
Clastres
Fra
 
791st
Feldtkeller, R. E.

095
09 Aug 44
Saarbrucken
Ger
 
791st
Waite, D. A.

096
11 Aug 44
Strasbourg
Fra
 
791st
Littleford, J. W.

097
12 Aug 44
Mourmelon Le Grande
Fra
 
791st
Waite, D. A.

098
13 Aug 44
Seine River
Fra
 
791st
Waite, D. A.

099
14 Aug 44
Dole-Tavaux
Fra
 
791st
Waite, D. A.

100
15 Aug 44
Vechta
Ger
 
791st
Reed, P. M.

101
16 Aug 44
Magdeburg
Ger
 
791st
Waite, D. A.

102
18 Aug 44
Woippy
Fra
 
791st
Waite, D. A.

P01
22 Aug 44
 
 
791st
Rice, J. W.

113
03 Oct 44
Gaggenau
Ger
 
791st
Laszlo, G. .

115
06 Oct 44
Wenzendorf Stade
Ger
 
791st
Moffette, J. F.

116
07 Oct 44
Magedburg
Ger
 
791st
Pettit, H. P.

146
24 Dec 44
Daun / Gerolstein / Ober
Ger
 
790th
Ross, J. K.

147
25 Dec 44
Mechernich / Gerolstein / Hallschlag
Ger
 
790th
Rosenthal, D. M.

148
26 Dec 44
Niederlahnstein
Ger
 
790th
Rosenthal, D. M.

152
30 Dec 44
Neuwied
Ger
 
790th
Davis, M. R.

153
31 Dec 44
Engers
Ger
 
790th
Davis, M. R.

154
01 Jan 45
Guls
Ger
 
790th
Davis, M. R.

155
02 Jan 45
Remagen
Ger
 
790th
Graham, L. O.

156
03 Jan 45
Zwiebrucken
Ger
 
790th
Barry, L. W.

157
05 Jan 45
Cochem
Ger
 
790th
Epting, C. E.

158
07 Jan 45
Rastatt
Ger
 
790th
Phillips, J. G.

159
10 Jan 45
Schonberg
Ger
 
790th
Rosenthal, D. M.

160
13 Jan 45
Rudesheim
Ger
 
790th
Graham, L. O.

161
14 Jan 45
Hallendorf
Ger
 
790th
Patton, N. G.

162
16 Jan 45
Dresden
Ger
 
790th
Woodis, B. L.

164
29 Jan 45
Munster
Ger
 
790th
Davis, M. R.

165
31 Jan 45
Brunswick
Ger
 
790th
Woodis, B. L.

166
03 Feb 45
Magdeburg
Ger
 
790th
Epting, C. E.

167
06 Feb 45
Magdeburg
Ger
 
790th
Davis, M. R.

168
08 Feb 45
x
Salzbergen
Ger
 
790th
Rice, J. W.

169
09 Feb 45
Magdeburg
Ger
 
790th
Davis, M. R.

197
18 Mar 45
Berlin
Ger
 
790th
Willis, R. H.

198
19 Mar 45
Leipheim
Ger
 
790th
Crump, G. L.

200
21 Mar 45
Hesepe
Ger
 
790th
McFarland, J. W.

202
23 Mar 45
Osnabruck
Ger
 
790th
Davis, M. R.

205
25 Mar 45
Hitzacker
Ger
 
790th
Steele, L. G.

207
31 Mar 45
Brunswick
Ger
 
790th
Davis, M. R.

209
04 Apr 45
Perleburg
Ger
 
790th
Johnston, G. B.

212
07 Apr 45
Krummel
Ger
 
790th
Harrang, L. B.

213
08 Apr 45
Unterschlauersbach
Ger
 
790th
Harrang, L. B.

214
09 Apr 45
Lechfeld
Ger
 
790th
Harrang, L. B.

215
10 Apr 45
Rechlin-Larz
Ger
 
790th
Willis, R. H.

218
15 Apr 45
Royan
Fra
 
790th
Cockrell, J. T.

219
16 Apr 45
Landshut
Ger
 
790th
Christie, L. W.

220
17 Apr 45
Carlsbad
Cze
 
790th
Harrang, L. B.

221
20 Apr 45
Zweisel
Ger
 
790th
Willis, R. H.

TRLY
07 May 45
 
 
790th

RZI
12 Jun 45
 
 
790th
Harrang, L. B.

Total Flights: 092
Total Combat: 089
Total Dispatched: 088
Total Credited: 083
Significant Dates
Date
Event
Unit
Location
Recipient
Destination
20 Mar 44
Acceptance Test
Willow Run

20 Mar 44
Date Available
Willow Run

23 Mar 44
Date Delivered
Birmingham, AL - 4109

24 Mar 44
Arrived ATC
Birmingham, AL - 4109

10 Apr 44
Date Available
Birmingham, AL - 4109

15 Apr 44
Arrived
ATC - Queenshore

16 Apr 44
RON (Remained overnight)
ATC - Newcastle

17 Apr 44
Arrived
Mitchel Field, NY

22 Apr 44
Departed
Mitchel Field, NY

24 Apr 44
Departed US
Dow FIeld, Bangor, ME

Stories
Date
Topic
Author
06 Aug 1944
Roy J. Doole - KIA
MACR

22 Aug 1944
Eyewitness Account
Walter R Smith

22 Aug 1944
Eyewitness Account
John W Rice

22 Aug 1944
Eyewitness Acount
James R Horak

22 Aug 1944
Eyewitness Account
William M Angle

22 Aug 1944
Eyewitness Account
Clarence Reed

22 Aug 1944
Eyewitness Account
Bruce W Owen

22 Aug 1944
Eyewitness Account
Olin B Blocker

22 Aug 1944
Eyewitness Account
Thomas E Devlin

22 Aug 1944
Eyewitness Account
Edwin C Bublitz

22 Aug 1944
Eyewitness Account
Charles J North

23 Aug 1944
Engineering Report - 42-95224 'Lonely Heart'
Kenneth R Kleinman