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L to R: Margaret Ann Ayers (Detroit, MI), Mary E. Carroll (Bath, ME), Elizabeth "Nell" Kinsey (Perrysburg, OH)
Red Cross Girls stationed at Attlebridge

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...

  • American Red Cross

People

  • Margaret Ayers

    Civilian | Red Cross Girl/Aero Club Director
    "Margaret ran the Aero Club with a firm grip. She handled unruly boys and an English staff with diplomacy. She could wheedle transportation from a stingy motor corps officer, fresh eggs and powdered ice cream from a tough mess sergeant and a smile...

  • Mary Carroll

    Military | Red Cross Girl

  • Elizabeth Kinsey

    Military

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
07 September 2015 03:20:56 466thHistorian Changes to caption
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
07 September 2015 03:13:41 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

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