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42-52580

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...

  • 786th Bomb Squadron

People

  • James Bennett

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4252480. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Joe Dobbs

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Left Waist Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4252480. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • John Fouts

    Military | Flight Officer | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4252480. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • William Gray

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4252480. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Orlie Hatfield

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4252480. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Kenneth James

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4252480. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Pete McCall

    Military | Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4252480. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Clyde Nance

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4252480. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Harold Rhoden

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4252480. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Michael Steranka

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4252480. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 8 April 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 March 2017 23:30:03 466thHistorian Changes to serial number
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
04 November 2014 15:09:02 466thHistorian Changes to nicknames, markings and media associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:54 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 3842 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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