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LT James H. Gist (N), LT Robert W. Owens (CP), LT John H. Blumenstock (P)
all officers of Crew #652/475 - John Blumenstock Crew



  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb 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
  • 785th Bomb Squadron


  • John Blumenstock

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Retired from the USAF with the rank of Lt. Colonel

  • James Gist

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator

  • Robert Owen

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Member of White crew.


  • 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...


Date Contributor Update
14 June 2019 20:39:39 466thHistorian Changes to collection

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
13 August 2015 17:37:56 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations

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