NAME TP - M# SER - BLK - MF

SERIAL #

AF

BG

BS

SC RCL/# V#-P

PHOTO CREDITS

STAR DUST

B

-

24

H

-

10

-

FO

42-52188

15

449 718

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30 02-8

N/A

Port (Left) Side - Assignments: 454/737 - 456 (#26) - 449/718 (#30) - 718th BS insignia

Contributor - Brendan Wood

Info Contributor - Mark Coffee 
Ship #30 was one of the earliest replacement aircraft for the 449th Bomb Group. Arrived on or about 8 Feb 44 and flew its first mission with the group on 14 Feb. After flying many missions into the Summer of 1944, STAR DUST became a "hanger queen" and was used for static ground training.

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