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CF 42-63981 8 448 712 CT C 00-1

PAT EVERSON

Contributor - Tom Brittan

On arrival in England as an 8 448 714 aircraft at the beginning of Dec 43, it was transferred temporarily to 8 93 329 and given RCL: O. After at least 7 missions, it was returned to 448th BG before 29 Dec 43 and assigned to 712th BS with RCL C. Last combat mission: 29 Apr 44. It was first used as an assembly ship (AKA "STRIPED APE") in Jun or Jul 44 and was salvaged war weary at Seething on 13 or 14 Feb 45.

Info Contributor - Robert Livingstone

Named after Pilot Lt Stanley H. Johnson's girlfriend and Bombardier Lt G. W. Purcell's wife.

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