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B-25 MITCHELL/41-30222



Serial #: 41-30222
Construction #:
  87-8387
Civil Registry:
  None
  Model(s):
  B-25D Mitchell
Name: Hawg-Mouth
Status: Display
Last Info: 2015

History:
Delivered to USAAF as 41-30222.
- Assigned to 380th BG, flew as Hawg-Mouth.
- Forced landed 75 miles east of Tennant Creek, NT, January 25, 1945.
- Abandoned in place.
Darwin Aviation Historical Society, Darwin, NT, June 1974-1976.
- Recovered and towed out of desert.
- Displayed unrestored.
Aviation Historical Society of NT/Darwin Aviation Museum, Darwin, NT, 1976-1990.
Darwin's Aviation Museum/Australian Aviation Heritage Center, Darwin, NT, 1990-2015.
- Restoration completed except for rear fuselage and tail plane.
- Displayed in olive drab scheme as Hawg-Mouth.



Source(s):
Chapman, John & Goodall, Geoff, Edited by Paul Coggan - Warbirds Directory,Warbirds Worldwide Ltd., Mansfield, England, 1989.
Goodall, Geoff - Warbirds Directory-4th Edition, 2003.
Goodall, Geoff - Warbirds Directory-6th Edition, 2013.
Photo Source(s):
Han de Ridder

Research Assistance:
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