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Page 3 of 466th Bomb Group 'Roll of Honor' at All Saints Church, Weston Longville.

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  • 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...

People

  • Robert Abbott

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Right Waist Gunner

  • Sheldon Adler

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    B-24H #41-29439. Crashed at Lioncourt, near St. Quentin, FR, on return from gas trucking mission to St. Dizier, FR. Crew of six all KNO. All received a group burial at the Jeff Barracks Cemetery.

  • Quinton Bailey

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Quinton Bailey served as a pilot with the 466th Bomb Group. He was Killed in Action (KIA) when his aircraft, B-24 'Off Limits Again' #4294974, was hit by flak and crashed at Osnabruck on 12 October 1944. ...

  • Jerome Barrett

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight Engineer/Top Turret Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA) at Regensburg in B-24 'Black Cat' #4295592

  • Willis Benagh

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator
    Killed in Action (KIA) in mid air collision over Horsham while assembling for a mission as PFF plane in B-24 'Liberty Bell'

  • Fred Bender

    Military | Sergeant | Flight Engineer, Top Turret Gunner
    Fred Bender served as a flight engineer and top turret gunner with the 785th Bomb Squadron of the 466th Bomb Group. On 5 April 1945, he was Killed in Action (KIA) when his aircraft, B-24J A/C# 42-51531, was shot down over Holland. His body was never...

  • Gerald Boles

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Tail Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed at Nijetrijne in B-24 #4295157

  • Walter Bowen

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Killed in practice mission involving collision with another plane. B-24 #42-95361 'Glad to See Ya'

  • John Brennan

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Right Waist Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA) at Regensburg in B-24 'Black Cat' #4295592

  • Clay Byers

    Military | First Lieutenant | Radar (H2X) Navigator
    KIA when his aircraft encountered prop wash at an altitude of approx. 300 feet and in a 40 degree bank shortly after take off. The a/c stalled and crashed. All 12 on board were KIA

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  • 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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