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B-24H-15-FO #42-52570 "Sack Happy"
466th BG 786th BS
Code: U8-A

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...

  • 786th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Adolph Komer

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    Shot down 29 May 1944 in B-24 #4252570 'Sack Happy. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Aircraft

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
11 January 2015 03:24:40 466thHistorian Changes to collection
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
31 October 2014 15:49:19 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

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