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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



  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb 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...


  • George Arkoosh

    Military | Captain | Squadron Engineering Officer

  • Marcus Brown

    Military | Captain | Squadron Adjutant

  • Josiah Child

    Military | Major | S-2 Intelligence Officer
    Harvard Grad

  • Floyd Cooper

    Military | Captain | Squadron Executive Officer

  • Paul Edge

    Military | Major | Group Executive Officer

  • Vance Elliott

    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.

  • Jay Evans

    Military | Major | Group Engineering Officer

  • Edward Groenendyke

    Military | Captain | Senior Flight Controller

  • Cecil Hoff

    Military | Captain | Flight Surgeon

  • John Jennison

    Military | Colonel | Group Operations Officer
    Assigned to 66BS, 44BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

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  • 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...


Date Contributor Update
14 January 2015 21:36:47 466thHistorian Changes to collection

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
14 January 2015 21:35:02 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations

466th BG Historian