Built by Consolidated in San Diego. Constructors Number 1008. Delivered to the U. S. Army Air Force (USAAF) as B-24D-20-CO Liberator serial number 41-24213. Project Number 30262. Ferried overseas to India.
Assigned to the 10th Air Force, 7th Bombardment Group. Nicknamed "The Captain and the Kids" in reference to the The Captain and the Kids Sunday comic strips of the same name. This B-24 was written off on March 31, 1943, possibly B-24D piloted by Jenson.
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April 6, 2018