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"Tenovus" 41-29132 with original pilot LT Lloyd Sharrard (left) and unknown (right). Photo courtesy of John Sharrard.

Connections

Units

  • 445th Bomb Group

    445th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 445th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Tibenham, Norfolk. The crews' first mission was bombing U-boat installations at Kiel on 13 December 1943. The Group continued to hit strategic targets in Germany, including the aircraft components factory...

  • 703rd Bomb Squadron

People

  • Lloyd Sharrard

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    On SO#279, was Crew #62 and flew A/C 42-7580. Was first in the 445th BG.

Aircraft

Locations

  • Tibenham

    Military site : airfield
    Tibenham was built in 1941-1942 by W and C French Ltd with a standard 2,000 yard main runway, and two other runways both 1,400 feet in length. Accommodation was provided for a full USAAF heavy bomber group in dispersed sites. Personnel of the 320th...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 January 2018 02:16:33 Peadee Changes to caption and person associations
Sources

daughter of S/Sgt George F. Johnson, Jr.

Date Contributor Update
11 October 2017 14:36:29 Peadee Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

daughter of S/sgt George F. Johnson, Jr.

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