The B-25 that used to be in a Park in Odessa years ago

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Since: Jun 09

Midland, GA

#1 Sep 18, 2012
Greetings, I am looking for a photograph of the B-25 airplane that used to be in a park in Odessa, Texas. The city scrapped the airplane in the very late 70ís or early 80ís and I would like to learn who hauled the B-25 away, but the photo would be wonderful. I hope someone there in Odessa remembers the old airplane and knows someone that has a picture of it.
Kind Regards.
Gary Lewis
Allen Foreman

Midlothian, TX

#2 Dec 11, 2012
B25J, s/n 4430779. I have picture of myself in diapers taken early 1960's standing in aircraft. Graduated PHS in 1978. High school yearbook shows school pepettes along top of wings. Went into Navy in '79, B25 was gone in '85 when I returned to Odessa. Looking for info on this aircraft. Also A26 that was in Slater park, Odessa.

Since: Jul 13

Portales, NM

#4 Jul 27, 2013
Hello. I used to live several blocks away from the B25 in Odessa back in the 70s and played in it. Did you ever get any photo of it?
gary19544

Waterloo, IA

#5 Jul 28, 2013
Greetings twbanther, and thank you for your interest. The answer to your question is no Iím afraid not. If you can help me out there in that depart I would truly appreciate it.
Gary1954

Waterloo, IA

#6 Aug 7, 2013
twbanther, if you have a picture or can get one I'd like to get a copy of it from you for my collection

Since: Aug 13

Lovington, NM

#7 Aug 7, 2013
Ill take a copy of it as well, thankyou?
Gary1954

Waterloo, IA

#8 Aug 9, 2013
Cobra, do you have any photos of the B-25s that Junior Burchinal had in the mid 1970s?
James1952

Monticello, AR

#9 Mar 16, 2014
I was born in Monahans and lived in Wickett till I was 11. I used to crawl all through that old plane. I was just wondering what happened to it.Hate to here it was scrapped. James Bailey, Malvern Arkansas
Gary1954

Columbus, GA

#10 Mar 16, 2014
and still no picture
David Hastie

Alexandria, VA

#11 Jun 28, 2014
See "Prairie Pete Park and Sherwood Park" in YOUTUBE. It is B-25 02344.
http://www.youtube.com/attribution_link...
Gary1954

Columbus, GA

#12 Jul 3, 2014
Interesting video, I'd love to have some still photos of the B-25
1967cdj

Hillsboro, MO

#13 Tuesday Oct 7
I witnessed the plane being taken apart and hauled away on trucks about 1976-77. I moved from odessa in 1978 so I'm pretty sure on that date. What a shame if it was scrapped and not restored.

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