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Aircraft: 25878

Nose art of Badger Beauty after being transferred to 381st Bomb Group in September 1943. Photo courtesy of 381st BG website

NAMES: Badger Beauty



Assigned to original cadre, Crew 18 --- Badger Beauty


1943-04-10   Accepted into inventory
1943-04-14  Long Beach
1943-04-22  Smoky Hill
1943-05-02  Wendover
1943-05-18  Salt Lake City
1943-05-27  Dow
1943-05-29   Assigned to UK
1943-07-26   REM - gas leak
1943-08-12   REM - #4 supercharger out
1943-09-18  Gained by 381st Bomb Group
1943-09-18  Gained by 381st Bomb Group-renamed Yankee Eagle

Pilot Info

Crew: N/A

Related Info: : N/A, N/A


    Transferred to 381st Bomb Group Name: Yankee Eagle 
Serial Number: 42-5878	
Model: F
Code: VP	Q	
Squadron: 533 Sqdn	
Assigned: 9/18/43	
Lost	1/11/44	
Make: Lockheed Vega	
MACR: 1874	


Badger Beauty A-2 Jacket, Original