USAAF 41-31812 Martin B-26B-25-MA Marauder

USAAF serial number S/N: 41-31812 Martin B-26B-25-MA Marauder

1941031812, 41-31812 Martin B-26B-25-MA Marauder Fate: +391BG574BS Remarks: The Crusaders Code:YA-R named: Mr Five by Five also 391BG574BS Code:4L-W, Disposal:

Photo 01Ground personnel of the 386th Bomb Group remove snow from the runway to allow a B-26 Marauder (serial number 41-31812) to take off. Image via Jeremy C Scutts. Printed caption on reverse: '70045 AC- GIs are still removing snow from the runway as the pilot of a Martin B-26 "Marauder" "Revs up" its engines at the 386th Bomb Group base in Beaumont, France, 14 January 1945. US Air Force Photo, 1361st Photographic Squadron, Aerospace Audio-Visual Service (MAC).'

Photo 02B-26 Marauders including (RU-J, serial number 41-31812) of the 386th Bomb Group fly a mission in support of invading ground forces, 12 June 1944. B-26 Marauders including (RU-J, serial number 41-31812) of the 386th Bomb Group fly a mission in support of invading ground forces, 12 June 1944. Passed for publication 12 Jun 1944. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'RU-J.' Printed caption on reverse: 'To Be Submitted To Censor. 12.6.44. Marauders Flying Over To Bomb Invasion Coast.' Censor no: 327406. On reverse: No Air Objection and SHAEF Field Press Censor

 

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