USAAF Nose Art Research Project


Sad Sack
B-26 40-1468

22nd Bomb Group

Sad Sack

This early B16 Marauder was assigned to the 408th Bomb Squadron and was involved in a mid-air collision with a Japanese Zero fighter on a mission to bomb Lae, New Guinea. All on board were killed in the resulting crash.

No mission listing is currently available for this aircraft


© Ray Bowden 11 April 2021