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Members of the Fred A. McConnell Crew after receiving their Air Medals - 1944
466th BG - 784th BS
Attlebridge

Standing Left to Right: Fred McConnell (P), Clyde Shrum (CP), Joseph Vance (N), George Soniak (B)

Kneeling Left to Right: Carl Lewis (WG), William F. Johnson (WG)

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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

Locations

  • 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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Date Contributor Update
03 April 2015 03:50:49 466thHistorian Changes to collection
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
03 April 2015 03:50:28 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
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466th BG Historian

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