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  B-25D-1 "Feather Merchant #2" Serial Number 41-30246  
USAAF
5th AF
3rd BG
90th BS

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Aircraft History
Built by North American as model B-25D-10. Delivered to the U. S. Army. Ferried overseas via Hawaii to Australia.

Wartime History
Converted to a model D-1 strafer version at the 4th Air Depot at Garbutt Field near Townsville. Assigned to the 3rd Bombardment Group, 90th Bombardment Squadron. Nicknamed "Feather Merchant #2" and painted with shark mouth on the nose.

This B-25 flew combat in New Guinea, including September 27, 1943 mission against shipping in Victoria Bay bordering Kairiru Island.

Ultimate fate unknown, likely scrapped or otherwise disappeared.

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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