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41-51094

B-24 Liberator

CORRECT SERIAL IS 42-51094

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...

  • 786th Bomb Squadron

People

  • John Abplanalp

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    completed 34 missions Good Conduct/Air Medal with 4 Oak Leaf Clusters/EAME Medal with 4 Bronze Stars

  • Kenneth Anderson

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Leonard Badolato

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • David Baron

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • Frederick Bogue

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier | 466th Bomb Group

  • John Bordagaray

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

  • David Braverman

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 466th Bomb Group

  • John Brockman

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Don Bucci

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Flew 25 missions, mainly in 'Gran Slam. ' In July 1950 called out of reserve & served in the 434th Engr. Const. Br. Served in Korea early February 1951 to December 1951. My rank was M/Sergeant (1st Sergeant. ). 4 Air Medals/ 3 Battle Stars

  • Myron Calkins

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group

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Missions

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...

Events

Event Location Date
First 466th BG Mission Brunswick, Germany 19 May 1944
Final 466th BG Mission Traunstein, Germany 25 April 1945

Final mission of the war for the 466th BG

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
04 August 2015 14:48:15 466thHistorian Changes to description
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
22 January 2015 03:41:24 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, events, unit associations, person associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

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