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  B-25J-30/32-NC Mitchell Serial Number 44-31032  
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Aircraft History
Built by North American in Kansas City, Kansas. Delivered to the US Army on March 29, 1945.

Postwar
Placed into storage until 1947 and assigned to Vance AFB as a trainer until it was dropped from the active inventory in March 1958. Converted to TB-25N and registered as N3174G. Used in the movie Catch-22. Afterwards at Yesterday's Air Force based at Chino Airfield.

In 1982, the USAAF loaned the bomber to March Field Air Museum (March AFB Museum) where it was re-restored. The restoration was completed in 1988 and painted to represent B-25 "Problem Child" of the 13th Air Force, 42nd Bomb Group.

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018

 

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