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This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

B-17 Flying Fortresses of the 91st Bomb Group fly in formation during a mission. Image by Lieutenant Colonel Paul Chryst, 91st Bomb Group.

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Units

  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    Group
    The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...

People

  • Paul Chryst

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Bombardier
    Paul Chryst enlisted in the Air Corps in August 1942. After training and his commission as a 2nd Lt he was sent overseas and assigned to the 91st Bomb Group, 401st Bomb Squadron as a Bombardier. He was promoted to 1st Lt and flew 35 combat missions...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:29:26 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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