Standing Left to Right: Major Everett Elkins (466th S-2), unidentified female, Lt Smith, Captain Wright, Captain James E. Lightle (Assistant S-2, Security)
Kneeling Left to Right: Major Josiah Child, Lt Colonel Walter A. Smith, Lt. Colonel Frank Elliott
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...
Military | Major | S-2 Intelligence Officer
Military | Major | Group S-2 Intelligence Officer
Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Squadron Commander - Command Pilot - Pilot
Brigadier General Frank B. Elliott was born in Washington, D.C., in 1917. He graduated from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa., with a degree in chemical engineering in 1940.
Military | Captain | Assistant S-2 Officer, Security
Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Group Communications Officer
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...