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B-24H-25-FO #42-95109 "Shamrock" Code: T9-A (nearest to camera) 784th BS
B-24J-1-FO #42-95569 "That Red Headed Gal: Code: T9-G (the lead a/c with radome extended. ) 784th BS
The furthest aircraft is an unidentified 787th BS aircraft

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...

  • 784th Bomb Squadron
  • 787th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-95109 Shamrock

    B-24 Liberator
    8th AF, 2nd AD, 96th CBW, 466th BG, 784th BS This a/c was H2X equipped and used as PFF lead plane on missions 113-230 by: 418 - Purcell (113-143) 464 - Johnson 684 - Grey Reventment #53, Attlebridge Sta. 120

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
02 October 2015 02:02:44 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

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