Built by Lockheed Aircraft Corporation (LAC) in Burbank, California. Delivered to the U. S. Army Air Force (USAAF) as P-38E Lightning serial number 41-2027.
Assigned to the 11th Air Force. Officially condemned on October 28, 1942.
During late 1942, this P-38 crashed at the end of Cold
Abandoned, and buried at the airfield at some
point. In 1987, the wreckage was excavated by Dick
Odgers and parts salvaged.
These parts were eventually acquired by Hill Aerospace Museum and used in the restoration P-38J
42-67638 restoration project,
restored by Ed Kaleta of San Diego.
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September 26, 2018