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Aircraft: 48564

48564 XR-B  PFF 

NAMES: Pathfinder Aircraft



PILOTS:   N/A  N/A
MACR: SQUADRONS: 349 XR-B

NOTES

No notes on this aircraft

HISTORY

1944-10-20   -Cheyenne
1944-10-16  -Hunter Field
1944-12-03  Dow Field
1945-01-21  Assigned 303rd Bomb Group Molesworth
0000-00-00  Transferred to 100th Bomb Group, May 1945
1946-01-07  RFC Walnut Ridge
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1946-01-07  RFC Walnut Ridge

Pilot Info

Crew: BILL HELLER AND HAL SUSSKIND 303rd

Related Info: : N/A, N/A

Comments

    Plane flew 16 Combat Missions with the 303rd Bomb Group.

First record I have of her with the 349th BS is on the 2 June 1945 DP-POW Ferry missions to Linz, with Lyman Fillingame and also 3 June, 1945 Ferry mission and 12 June 1945 to Casablanca.  Jack O’Leary	

PHOTOS:

Here's a 10 April,1945 photo of Major Bill Heller with a few other officers that flew that mission from the 303rd BG website. No pics of the aircraft just a number of lead Crew photos  this one shows the white Radome. Jack O’Leary