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SSGT John Abplanalp
Ball Turret Gunner
Rolland Bushner Crew

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

  • John Abplanalp

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner
    completed 34 missions Good Conduct/Air Medal with 4 Oak Leaf Clusters/EAME Medal with 4 Bronze Stars

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
27 March 2017 01:18:30 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

Susan Abplanalp - Daughter

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