An original cadre ship acquired 20 October ’43 and assigned to Frone crew who flew her overseas in December ’43. “Super Mouse” was downed on 15 January ’44 with Frone’s crew aboard. Four of the crew bailed out prior to the ship ditching in the Adriatic. Two of the men became German POW’s. The other two that bailed out evaded capture. The six others that stayed aboard for the ditching at sea were KIA. Frone’s body was recovered on the beach in March ’44. Identification was from a pocket testament. 6 KIA 2 POW 2 EVD. MACR 2397. Previously identified as “Mighty Mouse” until photos were found with the correct name.