A group of 466th BG officers enjoying a day out.
Standing Left to Right: Vance Elliott, G.E. Sisco, Edward H. Groenendyke, George T. Arkoosh, Marcus C. Brown, Paul W. Edge, Joseph H. West, Russell K. Woinowsk, Cecil Hoff, John C. Jennsion, Floyd C. Cooper, Josiah Childs, Unknown, Jay C. Evans, Herman A. Laubrich,
Kneeling Left to Right: Unknown, Unknown, Benjamin Weiner, Beverley Steadman (behind Weiner), Unknown
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...
Military | Captain | Squadron Engineering Officer
Military | Captain | Squadron Adjutant
Military | Major | S-2 Intelligence Officer
Military | Captain | Squadron Executive Officer
Military | Major | Group Executive Officer
Military | Major | Group Surgeon
Served in the 3rd Infantry Division and 41st Bomb Group before being assigned as commander of the Station Hospital at Attlebridge.
Military | Major | Group Engineering Officer
Military | Captain | Senior Flight Controller
Military | Captain | Flight Surgeon
Military | Colonel | Group Operations Officer
Assigned to 66BS, 44BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD
Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.
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...