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Artwork of 466th BG officers drawn by 466th BG pilot and future longtime "New Yorker" cartoonist, Charles Saxon

Top Row Left to Right: Louis C. Wieser, O.P. Whittington, George Oyler, Collins, Everett Jones, Eugene Roberson, John J. Remillet

2nd Row Left to Right: Roger F. Hull, Harlan Oakes, John C. Jennison, Elvin Ligon, Brunow Feiling, Kenneth Keene, Norman D. Tilles

3rd Row Left to Right: Cecil Hoff, Ferdinand Fader, Vance J. Elliott, M.L.H. Post, Morse, Joseph West, Norman Crosson

4th Row Left to Right: Charles Saxon, James W. Hill, Ben Weiner, Everett Elkins, Paul W. Edge, Virgil Bozeman, Leslie W. Malone

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...

People

  • Virgil Bozeman

    Military | First Lieutenant | Assistant S-2 Officer, H2X

  • Norman Crosson

    Military | Major | Air Inspector - Command Pilot
    Served a combat tour as a B-24 pilot with the 90th BG - 321st BS in the South Pacific. Survived a bailout and 12 day trek to be rescued in the outback of Australia. Served as Air Inspector and Command Pilot with the 466th BG at Attlebridge.

  • Paul Edge

    Military | Major | Group Executive Officer

  • Everett Elkins

    Military | Major | Group S-2 Intelligence Officer

  • Vance Elliott

    Military | Major | Group Surgeon
    Served in the 3rd Infantry Division and 41st Bomb Group before being assigned as commander of the Station Hospital at Attlebridge.

  • Ferdinand Fader

    Military | Captain | Flight Surgeon

  • Brunow Feiling

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Air Executive (445th BG)/Deputy Group Commander (466th BG)

  • James Hill

    Military | Captain | Pilotage Navigator/Bombardier
    29 combat missions, 184 combat hours. B-24 ETO Jul 1945. AM (3)/ PH/ DFC/ ETO 3 stars/ WWIIV/ UC Retired from USAF as a Lt. Colonel.

  • Cecil Hoff

    Military | Captain | Flight Surgeon

  • Roger Hull

    Military | Captain | Squadron Navigator Officer

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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 2016 19:32:13 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Archives - Everett Jones Papers

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