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  B24J-160-CO "Bob's Hope" Serial Number 44-40395  
43rd BG
64th BS

Aircraft History
Built by Consolidated. Flown by Dick A. Hill from the factory. Nicknamed "Bob's Hope" painted in cursive. Nose art showed an Indian riding a bomb looking though a periscope overtop a star on a circular background. Christened by entertainer Bob Hope.

Assigned to the 43rd Bombardment Group, 64th Bombardment Squadron.

Wartime History
On July 13, 1945 badly shot up and damaged.

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019


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