Susan Wolf, 2007
Justin Taylan 2008
Built by Consolidated. Manufacture Number 1347. Delivered to RAF as Liberator GR.VI serial number KH191 and served in India.
After the war, this bomber was transfered to the India Air Force (IAF) as T-18. During 1972, stored at an Indian Air Force Technical College.
In 1982, it
was airfreighted to the United Kingdom and stored at Blackbushe until
by the Collings Foundation, it was rebuilt in Kissimee Florida, with
its first flighot on August 8, 1989.
This liberator was adorned with two paint schemes. On
the left side, "All American". On the right,
it is painted to represent B-24J "The Dragon And His Tail" 44-40973,
that served with
Bombardment Group, the replica nose art was painted by Sarkis Bartigan. In 2005 this B-24 was repainted as "Witchcraft".
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March 5, 2013