"Three B-17 gunners practice dinghy drill. One man turns the crank on a 'Gibson Girl' emergency radio transmitter sending out code signal. Foreground to background: S/Sgt Henry J. Hall of Bakersfield. CA.; T/Sgt Gail R. Darner of Windsor, IL., And S/Sgt Anthony P Pizzonie of New Rochell, NY. England."
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...