457th Bomb Group More Photos of 42-38021, Mission Maid
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Plane s/n 42-38021, Mission Maid, taken early in 1944 before the group diagonal strip was added.
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Plane 42-38021, "Mission Maid" survived the war and returned to the USA. Note, this plane had credit for shooting down eight Nazi aircraft. My *first* mission was flown in this plane.
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Plane 42-38021, "Mission Maid", seen after completion of her 75th mission to Kassel, Germany on Jan 1st, 1945.
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Plane 42-38021, "Mission Maid" in the hanger at Glatton.
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Plane s/n 42-38021 "Mission Maid". This plane was transferred out on Feb 10th, 1944 and was seen later in the USA.
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some of the ground crew under the nose of "Mission Maid". Second from left is J. Hurley.
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