41-11615 Mona the Lame Duck

Mona the Lame Duck, serial number 41-11615, was one of the 23 HALPRO B-24s.  Her RCL was #20.

She was lost on her seventh mission.  It was a mission to Benghazi, July 23, 1942.  Williard Fountain and crew were on board.

There are no known photos of her.

Group      Date      A/C # and   Mission Target         Pilot

Mission #               letter

1    7  6/28/1942  20 N   Tobruk Libya                       Mark Mooty
2  12  7/  3/1942  20       Convoy Mediterranean        Walter Clark
3  14  7/  6/1942  20       Benghazi Libya                    Sam Oglesby
4  19  7/11/1942  20       Tobruk Libya                       George Uhrich
5  20  7/13/1942  20 N    Benghazi Libya                    Martin Walsh, Jr
6  28  7/21/1942  20       Suda Bay Crete                    Mark Mooty
7  30  7/23/1942  20 N    Benghazi Libya                    Willard Fountain

376 ARCHIVES

At the 2017 reunion, the board approved the donation of our archives to the Briscoe Center for American History, located on the University of Texas - Austin campus.

Click here to go to their main website.

Also, the board approved a $5,000 donation to add to Ed Clendenin's $20,000 donation in the memory of his father. Together, these funds begin an endowment for the preservation of the 376 archives.

2018 REUNION

DATES :  TBD

CITY : Dayton, Ohio

HOTEL: TBD

2018 reunion details


previous reunions

For Sale

The Other Doolittle Raid


The Liberandos


Three Crawford Brothers


Liberando: Reflections of a Reluctant Warrior


376th Bomb Group Mission History


The Last Liberator


Full Circle


Shadows of Wings


Ten Men, A "Flying Boxcar," and A War


I Survived Ploesti


A Measure of Life


Shot Down In Yugoslavia


Stories of My Life


Attack


Born in Battle