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

The insignia of the 91st Bomb Group.



  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    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...


  • Robert Faulkner

    Military | Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Top Turret Gunner with plane #44-6596 'Sweet Dish'. Plane badly damaged during mission on 5 December 1944. Faulkner and two others bailed out and were captured. Rest of crew stayed on board and pilot was able to nurse aircraft back to base.

  • Walter French

    Military | Technical Sergeant | MOS 611 Aerial Gunner
    T/SGT Walter S. French Jr. (611) 31271747 was assigned from the 91st Bombardment Group to the 384th bombardment Group and further assigned to the 547th Bombardment Squadron on Station #106 Special Order #70, 14 April 1944.

  • Jerry Lakes

    Military | Technical Sergeant | MOS 748 - Army Airplane Mechanic / Gunner, Flight Engineer

  • James Lascu

    Military | Sergeant | Radio Operator/Gunner
    Shot down by fighters on mission to Oscherleben on 11 January 1944 in B-17F 42-29487 'Ritzy Blitz.' Killed in Action (KIA). MACR #1915

  • Rocco Poppa

    Military | Technical Sergeant | MOS 757 - Radio Operator / Mechanic / Gunner, AAF


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:33:03 AAM AAM ingest

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