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  B-25D "Baby Blitz" Serial Number 41-29705  
USAAF
5th AF
3rd BG
13th BS

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3rd BG c1943

Aircraft History
Built by North American. Delivered to the U. S. Army. Ferried overseas via Hawaii to Australia.

Wartime History
Assigned to the 5th Air Force, 3rd Bombardment Group, 13th Bombardment Squadron. Nicknamed "Baby Blitz".

Wartime History
On April 12, 1943 parked at 14 Mile Drome (Schwimmer) near Port Moresby. During the Japanese air raid bombs dropped by G4M1 Betty bombers damaged this B-25 with bomb fragments. Afterwards, this B-25 was converted to components and scrapped.

References
Thanks to Edward Rogers for additional information

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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