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A B-24 Liberator (serial number 42-95248) nicknamed "The Falcon"of the 466th Bomb Group. Image via John Bode. Handwritten caption on image: 'Has coloured cowlings?! 8th AF 2 Div, 466 BG?'

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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

  • Byron Wertz

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer
    T/Sgt Byron L. Wertz served with the 785th Bombardment Squadron of the 466th Heavy Bomb Group, 8th Army Air Force, and was stationed at Attlebridge Airfield near Norfolk England. He was Flight Engineer and Turret Gunner on a B-24 Liberator known as ...

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Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:25:42 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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