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  A-20G-40-DO "Little Joe" Serial Number 43-21475 Tail T
USAAF
5th AF
312th BG
389th BS

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312th BG c1944

Aircraft History
Built at Douglas. Assigned to the 312th Bombardment Group, 389th Bombardment Squadron during June 1944. Assigned to pilot 1st Lt. Leonard Happ with crew chief Dobrowski. Nicknamed "Little Joe". Tail letter T.

Aircraft History
Operated from Gusap Airfield during June 1944 and flew combat missions in New Guinea. Next operated from Hollandia and the Philippines. This aircraft was condemned as obsolete and scrapped on September 30, 1945.

References
Rampage of the Roarin' 20s pages 98, 99 (photo), 219 (photo), 366, 371 (photo)
A-20G 43-22200 displayed at the USAF Museum is painted in the markings of "Little Joe".

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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