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863

4 March 1945

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1.

Description

BOMB TARGETS OF OPPORTUNITY

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2. ASCHAFFENBURG

Description

INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX

Aircraft type

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Notes

A mix of 139 P-47s and P-51s provide escort. Mix not given in available data.

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3. ASTADTAACH

Description

BOMB TARGETS OF OPPORTUNITY

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4. AUSBUCH

Description

BOMB TARGETS OF OPPORTUNITY

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Notes

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5. INGOLSTADT

Description

MARSHALLING YARDS

Aircraft type

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Notes

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6. PFORZHEIM

Description

BOMB TARGETS OF OPPORTUNITY

Aircraft type

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Notes

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7. REUTLINGEN

Description

BOMB TARGETS OF OPPORTUNITY

Aircraft type

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8. SCHWABMUNCHEN

Description

JET AIRCRAFT PLANT

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9. SONAUESCHINGEN

Description

RAILROAD

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10. STUTTGART

Description

MARSHALLING YARDS

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11. STUTTGART

Description

RAILROAD

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12. TUTTLINGEN

Description

BOMB TARGETS OF OPPORTUNITY

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13. ULM

Description

MARSHALLING YARDS

Aircraft type

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14. ULM

Description

MILITARY VEHICLE PLANT

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Service

People

  • Joseph Almand

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Flew 34 missions. Flew on b-24 'Slick Chick'

  • Robert Applin

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Our pilot, Bob Applin, was a natural leader and an excellent pilot. - Barky Hovsepian, R/O Complete a 35 mission tour

  • Lovell Baker

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Retired from the USAF as a Major after also serving tours in Korea and Vietnam.

  • David Baron

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • Robert Beeman

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • David Bercaw

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • Robert Bluford

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    The Rev. Robert Bluford Jr. has been a B-24 bomber pilot in World War II, preacher, historian, preservationist, a Presbyterian pastor and campus ministry director in the Southeast, and the Virginia Press Association’s Virginian of the Year for 2011. He...

  • John Bookout

    Military | Captain | pilot | 96th Bomb Group
    Assigned Jan 1945

  • Frank Calicura

    Military | First Lieutenant | B-17 Pilot | 95th Bomb Group
    Frank Calicura served as a pilot with the 95th Bomb Group. ...

  • James Carter

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 August 2016 02:27:52 466thHistorian Changes to aircraft associations
Sources

466th BG Archives - 1 March 1945 mission formation plan

Date Contributor Update
18 December 2014 03:43:24 466thHistorian Changes to person associations and aircraft associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:43:09 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Lee Cunningham, 8th Air Force missions research database / Stan Bishop's 'Losses of the US 8th and 9th Air Forces', the Combat Chronology of the US Army Air Forces and the work of Roger Freeman including the 'Mighty Eighth War Diary'.

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