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IWM catalogue record

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

A B-17 Flying Fortress (OR-Z, serial number 43-37540) nicknamed "Ramblin Rebel" of the 91st Bomb Group in flight, July 1944. Image by Armando J Sinibaldo, 91st Bomb Group. Written on slide casing: 'Ramblin Rebel, OR:Z, 33750 7/44.'

Connections

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...

Aircraft

  • 43-37540

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 27/4/44; Kearney 13/5/44; Grenier 24/5/44; Assigned 323BS/91BG [OR-B/Z] Bassingbourn 2/6/44; 100+m took part in POW return trips; t/o accident with Forrest Hunt at Merville, France 14/5/45; Returned to the USA Bradley 11/7/45; 4185...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:30:12 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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