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MACR 4113
42-52567
466th BG | 787th BS
13 Apr 1944

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...

  • 787th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Lowell Bruhns

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier

  • Lloyd Deshazer

    Military | Flight Engineer

  • Norman Flynn

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    B-24H #42-52343 'Oh Mona' ran off the runway on return from a mission to Biarritz airfield, FR on 27 Mar 1944. RTD. Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4252567. Landed in Switzerland. Interned.

  • Mark Fortune

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4252567. Landed in Switzerland. Interned. Retired from the USAF with the rank of Colonel

  • Lewis Garrison

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator

  • Howard Greer

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Tail Gunner

  • James Gribble

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    Battle damaged on 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4252567. Landed in Switzerland. Interned.

  • William Lloyd

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4252567. Landed in Switzerland. Interned.

  • Harry Miller

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 42-52567. Landed in Switzerland. Interned. ATO/ GC/ EAME w/ 2 battle stars

  • William Sabalaske

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    Shot down 13 April 1944 in B-24 #4252567. Landed in Switzerland. Interned.

Aircraft

Missions

  • 301

    13 April 1944

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
19 April 2020 15:53:29 Brad Sullivan Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

NARA: Missing Air Crew Reports (MACRs)

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