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41-29500 Ramblin' Reck

B-24H-15-CF

 

MISSION LIST

Missions with the 486BG. Name with the 486BG was Ramblin’ Reck.

 

486BG Mission #1 May 7, 1944 41-29500 N/P Robinson Ramblin’ Reck

486BG Mission #2 May 8, 1944 41-29500 N/P Robinson Ramblin’ Reck

486BG Mission #3 May 9, 1944 41-29500 N/P Sowers Ramblin’ Reck Aborted prior to take off due to bombs not being loaded or properly fused.

486BG Mission #5 May 20, 1944 41-29500 N/P Robinson – Guthrie Ramblin’ Reck (Lead of High Squadron)

486BG Mission #6 May 23, 1944 41-29500 N/P Robinson Ramblin’ Reck

486BG Mission #8 May 25, 1944 41-29500 N/P Robinson – Newman Ramblin’ Reck (Lead of Lead Squadron)

486BG Mission #12 May 30, 1944 41-29500 N/P Robinson – Newman Ramblin’ Reck (Lead of Lead Squadron)

486BG Mission #16 June 6, 1944 41-29500 N/P Nath Ramblin’ Reck (Squadron Lead)

486BG Mission #17 June 6, 1944 41-29500 N/P Robinson – Thomas Ramblin’ Reck (Group Lead)

486BG Mission #18 June 7, 1944 41-29500 N/P Smith, M.C. – Nath Ramblin’ Reck (Deputy Squadron Lead)

486BG Mission #28 June 22, 1941 41-29500 N/P Ramblin’ Reck unused spare

486BG Mission #35 June 30, 1944 41-29500 N/P McCabe Ramblin’ Reck (Squadron Lead)

486BG Mission #36 July 1, 1944 41-29500 D/P Capt. Pendleton Ramblin’ Reck (Led 487BG)

486BG Mission #38 July 4, 1944 41-29500 D/B Robinson – Guthrie Ramblin’ Reck (Lead of Lead Squadron)

486BG Mission #44 July 14, 1944 41-29500 Robinson Ramblin’ Reck (Flew Lead of a 34BG Squadron)

486BG Mission #46 July 18, 1944 41-29500 D/D Berodt Ramblin’ Reck

 

Transferred to the 34BG. Name with the 34BG was Ramblin’ Reck.

 

Mission #46 July 29, 1944 41-29500 B/T Kermode Ramblin’ Reck

Mission #58 August 13, 1944 41-29500 B/T 391BS Scharmen Ramblin’ Reck

Mission #59 August 14, 1944 41-29500 B/T 391BS Murphy Ramblin’ Reck

Mission #60 August 15, 1944 41-29500 E/J 18BS Salveson Ramblin’ Reck

Mission #61 August 16, 1944 41-29500 E/J Harmon Ramblin’ Reck  (Airborne spare)

Mission #62 August 18, 1944 41-29500 E/J 7BS Harmon Ramblin’ Reck (shown as E/N)

Mission #63 August 24, 1944 41-29500 E/J 7BS Harmon  Ramblin’ Reck

 

Transferred to the 445 BG.

 

MISSION DETAILS

Mission #46 July 29, 1944 41-29500 B/T Kermode Ramblin’ Reck

Mission #58 August 13, 1944 41-29500 B/T 391BS Scharmen Ramblin’ Reck

Mission #59 August 14, 1944 41-29500 B/T 391BS Murphy Ramblin’ Reck

Mission #60 August 15, 1944 41-29500 E/J 18BS Salveson Ramblin’ Reck

Mission #61 August 16, 1944 41-29500 E/J Harmon Ramblin’ Reck (Airborne spare)

Mission #62 August 18, 1944 41-29500 E/J 7BS Harmon Ramblin’ Reck (shown as E/N)

Mission #63 August 24, 1944 41-29500 E/J 7BS Harmon Ramblin’ Reck (slight battle damage)

 

Transferred to the 445 BG.