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|Pilot Lt. Albert A. Turner (survived)
Co-Pilot Lt. Warren Lanz (survived)
Bombardier Lt. Ludlow Miller (survived)
Navigator Travis Gibertson (survived)
Engineer John Bartell (survived)
Radio Fred A. Taylor, Jr. (survived)
Asst. Radio Paul L. Meyers (survived)
Nose Gunner Lee W. McGown (survived)
Ditched October 28, 1943
Built by Consolidated at San Diego a cost of $297,627. On July 17, 1943 delivered to the U. S. Army Air Force (USAAF) as B-24D-145-CO Liberator serial number 42-41217. Ferried via Hickam Field overseas to Australia arriving on September 28, 1943.
Assigned to the 5th Air Force (5th AF), 43rd Bombardment Group (43rd BG), 65th Bombardment Squadron (65th BS). No known nose art or nickname.
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