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PRESENTED TO THE
PEOPLE OF
WESTON LONGVILLE
27TH AUGUST 1977
BY THE 466TH B.G. U.S. 8TH A.F.
IN MEMORY OF THE 324
MEN FROM THIS GROUP
KILLED IN ACTION
FLYING FROM THE AIR
FIELD IN THIS PARISH
MARCH 1944 – MAY 1945

Connections

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...

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...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 April 2015 20:22:53 usxpat Created entry with caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

http://eastangliamemorials.blogspot.co.uk/
Photo taken 8 August 2012, Gary Atkins

Date Contributor Update
27 April 2015 20:22:53 usxpat Changes to place associations
Sources

http://eastangliamemorials.blogspot.co.uk/
Photo taken 8 August 2012, Gary Atkins

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