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B-24H-10-DT
41-28747
Gruesome Goose
466th BG - 787th BS
6L-B

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

  • Phillip Hammond

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak and crashed in channel in B-24 Gruesome Goose #4128747

  • John Suchiu

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by fighters and crashed at Mijenaleck in B-24 Lady Lighting #4252597

  • John Woolnough

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot
    Led his crew safely through a 30 mission tour, 7 as a lead crew. Woolnough retired from the USAF as a Lt. Colonel. ...

Aircraft

  • 41-28747 Gruesome Goose

    B-24 Liberator
    The B-24H “Gruesome Goose” while on a mission to bomb Mourmelon-Sur-Marne Ammuniton Dump in France ditched over the Channel with the loss of all 10 on board. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 December 2014 23:24:21 466thHistorian Changes to collection
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
31 October 2014 01:02:09 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

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