380th

Bomb Group

380th Bomb Group Association
World War II Veterans Group
 

WE WENT TO WAR

PARTS V and VI:  THE PLANES WE FLEW


THE AIRCRAFT - STATISTICAL SUMMARIES


OVERALL SUMMARIES
 
BY AIRCRAFT:             AUSTRALIAN/NEW GUINEA

PHILIPPINES



OVERALL SUMMARIES

B-24D Models Only - Types 1, 2, 3 Australia - Overall Summary, D and J Models
B-24J Models Only - Types 4-8 Australia and The Philippines - Region Summaries
Combatant Aircraft Australia and The Philippines - Action Summaries
Aircraft Assigned to Philippines Campaign  Legend


B-24D MODELS ONLY - Types 1, 2, 3

 

AIRCRAFT GROUP

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

RAAF

OG

PI

NT

TOTAL ACFT

Older Replacements

 

 

 

1

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

2

Original Deployment

3

8

3

 

 

1

3

6

3

4

5

2

7

38

D Model Replacements

 

4

2

2

6

1

1

5

10

 

2

6

38

38

Totals - D Models

3

12

5

3

6

2

5

11

13

4

7

8

46

78

Action Summary

20 Enemy Action

11 Missing - Non Enemy

16 Accidents

13 Salvaged

11 Transferred

8 Retained

 

78

 

31 Combat Losses

29 Non-Combat Losses

 

 

 

60

 

Legend



 

B-24J MODELS ONLY
 

TYPE

AIRCRAFT GROUP

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

RAAF

OG

PI

NT

TOTAL
(By Row)

4

Early J Models

 

3

6

 

1

 

1

2

2

 

 

16

 

31

5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5

 

5

6

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9

 

10

7

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6

 

8

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

 

4

 

Totals

 

4

7

1

1

 

1

2

2

 

 

40

 

58

 

Action Summary

11 Enemy Action

2 Missing - Non Enemy

3 Accidents

2 Salvaged

 

40 Re-tained

 

58

 

 

13 Combat Losses

5 Non-Combat Losses

 

40

 

58

 

Legend


AUSTRALIA - OVERALL SUMMARY

AIRCRAFT

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

RAAF

OG

PI

TOTAL

D MODELS

3

12

5

3

6

2

5

11

13

4

7

8

78

 

19 Enemy Action

11 Missing -
Non-Enemy

16 Accidents

13
Salvaged

11 Transferred

8 Retained

78

 

30 Combat Losses

29 Non-Combat Losses

19 Continued Use

78

J MODELS

 

4

6

2

2

 

1

2

2

 

 

40

59

 

10 Enemy Action

4 Mission Involvement -
Non-Enemy

5 Non-Combat Losses

40 Continued Use

59

 

14 Combat Losses

5 Non-Combat Losses

40 Continued Use

59

BOTH MODELS

3

16

10

4

9

2

6

13

15

4

7

48

137

 

44 Combat Losses

34 Non-Combat Losses

59 Continued Use

137

Legend


AUSTRALIA AND THE PHILIPPINES -- REGION SUMMARIES

AIRCRAFT GROUP

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

OG

TO PI /
RUS

TOTAL

Australia -
D Models

3

12

4

2

7

2

5

11

13

11

8

78

Australia -
J Models

 

4

6

2

2

 

1

2

2

 

40

59

REGION TOTAL

3

16

10

4

9

2

6

13

15

11

48

137

Philippines -
D Models

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8

 

 

8

Philippines -
J Models

 

 

1

3

6

4

 

 

16

2

9

41

Philippines -
Later Models

 

3

2

 

1

 

1

1

12

1

40

61

REGION TOTAL

 

3

3

3

7

4

1

1

36

3

49

110

Legend



AUSTRALIA AND THE PHILIPPINES -- ACTION SUMMARIES

AIRCRAFT GROUP

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

OG

TO PI / RUS

TOTAL

Australia - Overall

3

16

10

4

9

2

6

12

15

11

48

137

Action Summary

44 Combat Losses

34 Non-Combat Losses

59 Continued Use

137

Philippines - Overall

 

3

3

3

8

5

 

3

29

5

51

110

Action Summary

22 Combat Losses

32 Non-Combat Losses

56 Continued Use

110

WWII - Overall

3

19

14

7

17

6

6

15

39

17

55

199

Action Summary

66 Combat Losses

66 Non-Combat Losses

67 Continued Use

199

*          Includes 9 transferred from Australia/New Guinea Campaign
**       Includes 48 transferred from Australia/New Guinea Campaign


Legend



COMBATANT AIRCRAFT
 

AIRCRAFT

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

OG

RUS

TOTAL

J MODELS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

1

L-CO MODELS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

1

M-CO MODELS

 

2

2

 

 

 

 

1

2

 

16

23

L-FO MODELS

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

1

 

 

2

4

M-FO MODELS

 

1

 

 

1

1

 

1

4

 

13

21

M-FO MODELS
V-WINDSHIELD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

3

TOTALS

 

3

2

 

2

1

 

3

6

2

34

53


COMBATANT AIRCRAFT AND AIRCRAFT WITHOUT MISSION HISTORIES

AIRCRAFT

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

OG

RUS

TOTAL

COMBATANT AIRCRAFT

 

3

2

 

2

1

 

2

 

4

39

53

AIRCRAFT WITHOUT MISSION HISTORY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

 

 

7

9

TOTALS

 

3

2

 

2

1

 

4

 

4

46

62


Legend



AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED TO THE PHILIPPINES CAMPAIGN

 

AIRCRAFT

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

OG

RUS

TOTAL

D MODELS
TRANSFERRED TO MINDORO

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8

 

 

8

J MODELS
TRANSFERRED TO MINDORO

 

 

1

3

6

4

 

 

16

1

9

40

AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED DIRECTLY TO PHILIPPINES CAMPAIGN

 

3

2

 

2

1

 

2

7

4

40

62


TOTALS

 

3

3

3

8

5

 

2

31

5

49

110

0

24

31

5

49

110


Legend



 

FATES OF OUR AIRCRAFT - AUSTRALIAN AND NEW GUINEA CAMPAIGN

 

BY AIRCRAFT

Older Replacement Planes (#1-2) B-24J Models, Type 4  (#79-111)
Older Deployment Planes (#3-40) B-24J Models, Type 5 (#112-116)
D Replacement Models (#41-78)

B-24J Models, Type 6 (#117-126)

  B-24J Models, Type 7 (#127-133)
 Legend B-24J Models, Type 8 (#134-137)


OLDER REPLACEMENT PLANES

 

#

AIRCRAFT

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

RAAF

OG

PI

NT

RUS

1

41-24248
ALLEY OOP

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
8/21/43

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

2

42-40351
BIG CHIEF COCKEYE

 

 

 

P
7/5/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

 

TOTALS

 

 

 

1

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

Legend



ORIGINAL DEPLOYMENT PLANES

 

#

AIRCRAFT

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

RAAF

OG

PI

NT

RUS

3

42-40369
SHADY LADY

 

 

 

 

 

P
8/14/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

4

42-40387
BEAUTIFUL BETSY

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
2/26/45

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

5

42-40393
BLACK MAGIC

P
6/30/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

6

42-40485
"FYRTLE MYRTLE"

 

P
10/26/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

7

42-40486
DIS-GUSTED

P
6/30/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

8

42-40489
MISS GIVING

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
12/13/43

 

 

N

 

9

42-40491
POOCHIE

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
7/31/43

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

10

42-40492
MISS MARY

 

P
7/10/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

11

42-40493
LITTLE EVE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
8/1/43

 

N

 

12

42-40495
DAUNTLESS "DOTTIE"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

N

 

13

42-40496
"JUAREZ WHISTLE"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
2/1/44

 

 

 

 

P
7/43

 

14

42-40497
HOMMA HOMMA KID

P
7/6/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

15

42-40500
CARELESS

 

P
6/11/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

16

42-40502
HELL'S ANGEL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
6/30/43

 

 

 

 

N

 

17

42-40504
GUS'S BUS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
10/20/43

 

 

 

 

N

 

18

42-40505
MR FIVE BY FIVE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
12/11/43

 

N

 

19

42-40507
ESMERALDA II

 

P
710/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

20

42-40508
80 DAYS MAJOR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
9/23/43

 

 

 

 

N

 

21

42-40509
NOTHING SACRED

 

 

P
9/21/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

22

42-40510
JUNGLE QUEEN II

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
12/13/43

 

 

 

P

 

23

42-40511
"LADY JEANNE"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
12/13/43

 

 

 

N

 

24

42-40512
SHE'ASTA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
12/13/43

 

 

N

 

25

42-40513
SNAFU

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
9/15/43

 

 

 

 

N

 

26

42-40514
LUCKY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
10/18/43

 

 

N

 

27

42-40515
"SOOPER DROOPER"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
12/13/43

 

N

 

28

42-40516
"ROBBIE L"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
6/23/43

 

 

 

 

N

 

29

42-40517
KATHY

 

 

P
6/15/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

30

42-40518
PUB / GOLDEN GATOR

 

P
10/26/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

31

42-40519
(UNKNOWN)

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
5/15/43

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

32

42-40521
GOLDEN GOOSE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
12/1/43

 

 

 

N

 

33

42-40522
DELIVERER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
12/13/43

 

 

N

 

34

42-40524
THE RED ASS

 

P
9/11/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

35

42-40525
TOUGHY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
12/5/43

 

N

 

36

42-40526
PRINCE VALIANT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

P

 

37

42-40527
LEILA BELLE

 

P
6/11/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

38

42-40528
DAUNTLESS DABBIE

 

 

P
6/15/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N

 

39

42-40532
"LITTLE JOE"

 

P
9/21/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
5/43

 

40

42-40534
THE ONE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
101/43

 

P
5/43

 

TOTALS, OVERALL

3

8

3

 

 

1

3

6

3

4

5

2

7

 

 

Legend



D MODEL REPLACEMENT PLANES ONLY

#

AIRCRAFT

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

RAAF

OG

PI

NT

TOTAL ACFT

41

42-40683
(NONE)

 

 

 

 

P
11/21/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

42

42-40827
"OLD HICKORY"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/1/44

 

 

 

 

P

 

43

42-40935
QUEER DEER/DEAR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
01/45

 

 

 

P

 

44

42-40967
BLACK WIDOW

 

P
11/21/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

45

42-40979
"ROBBIE L" II

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
8/8/44

 

 

 

P

 

46

42-41071

"MORBID MOE" / "MORBID" MOE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

P

 

47

42-41117
(NONE)

 

P
5/8/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

48

42-41120
SNAFU No. II

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
02/45

 

 

 

P

 

49

42-41125
GUS'S BUS II

 

 

 

 

P
10/11/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

50

42-41133
GYPSY

 

 

 

 

P
3/5/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

51

42-41182
(NONE)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
5/7/44

 

 

 

 

P

 

52

42-41214
B.T.O.

 

P
1/12/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

53

42-41219

"SACK TIME"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
1/17/44

 

 

 

 

P

 

54

42-41222
HELL'S BELLE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
02/45

 

 

 

P

 

55

42-41225
SUNSHINE I

 

P
3/8/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

56

42-41234
CAREER GIRL

 

 

 

 

P
12/14/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

57

42-41236
(NONE)

 

 

 

 

P
1/17/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

58

42-41237
JUGGLIN' JOSIE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
7/25/44

 

 

 

 

P

 

59

42-41238
HOMMA HOMMA KID II

 

 

P
1/8/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

60

42-41239
BLACK VELVET

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
5/2/44

 

 

 

 

P

 

61

42-41241
(NONE)

 

 

 

 

 

P
12/26/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

62

42-41242
(NONE)

 

 

 

 

P
11/11/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

63

42-41243
FASCINATING BITCH / BATTLE WEARY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


P
2/8/45

 

 

 

P

 

64

42-41247
ADELAIDE FEVER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
6/30/44

 

 

 

P

 

65

42-41248
BEBE

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
1/17/44

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

66

42-41249
POISON IVY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
10/20/44

 

 

 

P

 

67

42-63989
SATAN'S SECRETARY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
02/25/45

 

 

 

P

 

68

42-63991
THE DUCHESS OF PADUCAH

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
9/44

 

P

 

69

42-64045

ATOM SMASHER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
9/44

 

P

 

70

42-72775

QUACK WAC

 

 

P
2/9/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

71

42-72790

SANDRA KAY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

P

 

72

42-72795

LI'L D'-ICER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
1/29/45

 

 

 

P

 

73

42-72799

MALE CALL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

P

 

74

42-72801

BIG ASS BIRD II

 

 

 

P
3/19/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

75

42-72808

"JE REVIENS"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
10/26/44

 

 

 

P

 

76

42-72942

PUSS & BOOTS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

P

 

77

42-72951

BAIL-OUT BELLE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

P

 

78

42-72953
JEZEBELLE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

P

 

TOTALS THIS PAGE

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

4

6

6

BROUGHT FORWARD

 

4

2

1

6

1

1

5

9

 

2

2

32

32

TOTALS, OVERALL

 

4

2

2

6

1

1

5

10

 

2

6

38

38

 

Legend



B-24J MODELS, TYPE 4 ONLY
 

#

AIRCRAFT

R

C

CA

MA

AM

ASM

A

AS

WWS

RAAF

OG

PI

NT

RUS

79

42-92964

"DOTTIE'S DOUBLE"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

80

42-73112

DALLY'S DILLY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

81

42-73113

THE BIG ASS BIRD

 

 

P
6/8/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

82

42-73114

CARROT TOP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

83

42-73115

(NONE)

 

P
1/8/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

84

42-73116

HEAVENLY BODY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

85

42-73117

DODDLEBUG

 

P
1/19/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

86

42-73121

ROYAL FLUSH II / PAPPYS PASSION II

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


P
3/45

 

 

87

42-73124

(NONE)

 

 

 

 

P
1/8/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

88

42-73125

(NONE)

 

 

P
1/16/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

89

42-73126

FOIL PROOF MARY

 

 

P
2/5/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

90

42-73127

(NONE)

 

 

P
4/26/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

91

42-73133

SAD SACK

 

 

P
1/1/45

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

92

42-73124

"MILADY"

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
1/17/45

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

93

42-73164

SNORKEY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
10/22/44

 

 

 

 

 

94

42-73167

BEAUTIFUL BEAST

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
8/22/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

95

42-73186

(NONE)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/26/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

96

42-73187

PAPER DOLL

 

P
1/19/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

97

42-73193

B.TO. II /
"LADY JEANNE" II

 

 


P
12/31/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

98

42-73201

"TENN" SQUIRREL HUNTER /
 "CRUISIN" SUSAN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


P
3/45

 

 

99

42-73275

(NONE)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
9/44

 

 

 

 

 

100

42-73332

(NONE)

 

 

 

 

P
3/16/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

101

42-73333
UNDEC?IDED / SLIGHTLY DANGEROUS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


P
3/45

 

 

102

42-73340

FIRST NIGHTER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

103

42-73449

(NONE)

 

 

 

P
1/7/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

104

42-73451

"FRISCO" FRANNIE / RAMEY'S WRECK

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

105

42-73464

ANGEL IN DE SKIES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

106

42-73474

"PATCHES"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

107

42-73475

"PROP WASH"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

108

42-73481

ESQUIRE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

109

42-73485

LUCKY DON

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

110

42-73488

EH-WHAT'S UP DOC? / "READY TEDDY"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

111

42-73489

HOT ROCKS / THE SULTAN'S DAUGHTER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P
3/45

 

 

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