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B-24H-20-FO #42-94902 Stardust
466th BG - 784th BS & 786th BS
Codes: T9-P & U8-S

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...

  • 784th Bomb Squadron
  • 786th Bomb Squadron

People

  • John Bishop

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Bishop served as an infantry officer in North Africa in 1943 before going to flight school.

  • William Grey

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot

  • Robert Moore

    Military | Major | Pilot
    Flew first combat mission as CP on another crew. Flew 5 gas missions and 11 combat missions with original crew. Was reassigned to the 784th BS in November 1944 to take over the lead crew of Glen Alexander who was assigned as Operations Officer of the...

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
02 November 2014 00:58:58 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Archives - Chris Brassfield

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