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B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...

  • 784th Bomb Squadron

People

  • John Balog

    Military | First Lieutenant | Radar (H2X) Navigator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Richard Bond

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Phillip Bramsen

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier | 466th Bomb Group

  • Burns Byram

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier; Navigator | 466th Bomb Group
    After WW II, Burns completed medical school and became a doctor. He established his medical practice in Marengo, Iowa. He continued his interest in aviation, became a licensed pilot, and bought a P-51. He named his plane 'Tangerine. ' ...

  • Daniel Cahalane

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Vincent Carroll

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    (Crew #118-25 per SO#33)

  • Richard Chaney

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group
    Served as lead navigator on crews of Robert C. Moore and Glen Alexander.

  • James Cole

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • Gordon Currie

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Maurice Curry

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer | 466th Bomb Group

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Missions

  • 570

    25 August 1944

Places

  • Attlebridge

    Military site : airfield
    Attlebridge was constructed for RAF use and completed to that standard in 1942. However, with news that it was to be assigned to the American Air Force, the runways were extended and additional hardstandings and outbuildings constructed for the heavy...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
10 November 2014 00:33:04 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

466th BG Archives

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