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  F-7A "Patched Up Piece" Serial Number 42-64047  
USAAF
5th AF
6th PRG
20th CMS

Aircraft History
Built by Consolidated as a B-24J-1-CF Liberator. Converted to F-7A photographic reconnaissance Liberator. Delivered to the U. S. Army. Ferried overseas via Hawaii to the South-West Pacific Area.

Wartime History
Assigned to the 5th Air Force, 6th Photographic Reconnaissance Group (PRG), 20th Combat Mapping Squadron (CMS). Assigned to pilot Wooten. Nicknamed "Patched Up Piece".

This F-7A flew 32 combat missions over New Guinea and the Dutch East Indies. Ultimate fate unknown, likely scrapped or otherwise disappeared.

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018

 

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