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The graves of:

William Mallory - 466th BG 787th BS
Pete M. Lonchar - 61st TCG 59th TCS

Cambridge American Cemetery

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...

  • 61st Troop Carrier Group

People

  • Peter Lonchar

    Military | Captain | Navigator
    Died when his C-109 crashed on 8 January 1945, narrowly missing Harling Farm.

  • William Mallory

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    KIA while taking off on 3rd combat mission on 13 July 1944 in very bad weather on B-24 "Bird Dog" that was one of the last planes to take off. Appeared that they spun in on instruments, coming down in the Rackheath area, 12 miles ESE

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
31 December 2015 16:49:34 466thHistorian Changes to caption and person associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

Date Contributor Update
31 December 2015 16:48:15 466thHistorian Changes to place associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

Date Contributor Update
31 December 2015 16:48:14 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

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