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The Striped Ape 3


The Striped Ape 3The Striped Ape 3

B-24D-20-CF #42-63981 The Striped Ape, assembly ship of the 448th BG. Seething, June 1944. The aircraft replaced “You Cawn’t Miss It” in the job of assembly ship in June 1944. The machine was condemned for salvage in February 1945, and replaced by B-24H-15-CF, #41-29489, which was also given the name The Striped Ape. We know, from fragmentary information, that the aircraft retained its Olive Drab / Neutral Grey camouflage, on which yellow diagonal stripes were painted. The plane kept all standard national and group markings.