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Ivan M Wright

Military

Service

People

  • Edward Brown

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group
    Flew 30 missions (Lead Crew) July 1944-VE Day. See Ivan M. Wright for a list of missions.

  • Arthur Danekas

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    See pilot, Ivan M. Wright, for list of missions.

  • Roy Evans

    Military | First Lieutenant | Radar (H2X) Navigator | 466th Bomb Group

  • John Fee

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Walter Guhde

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilotage Navigator/Bombardier | 466th Bomb Group

  • Harold Hansen

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier | 466th Bomb Group

  • Robert Nichols

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer | 466th Bomb Group

  • Gerald Novell

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Vern Rhoades

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Edward Ritts

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

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Units served with

  • 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
  • 787th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Missions

  • 590

    30 August 1944
    End of Operation Overlord. ...

  • 605

    5 September 1944

  • 611

    8 September 1944
    We snafued on the bomb run and missed all the flak.

  • 623

    11 September 1944
    Major Harmon flew Command Pilot. Did not hit the target because Mickey wasn't working. Brought our bombs back. Got to shoot at some fighters.

  • 681

    17 October 1944

  • 682

    18 October 1944

  • 685

    22 October 1944

  • 693

    30 October 1944

  • 709

    10 November 1944

  • 715

    16 November 1944

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Associated Place

  • 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...

Events

Event Location Date
Lived in Pratt, KS, USA 1943

705 N. Champa

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 April 2020 01:41:48 466thHistorian Changes to aircraft associations
Sources

466th BG - Report on Mission No 144, RR Viaduct, Bielefeld, Germany, 26 Nov 1944
NARA Research by Brad Sullivan

Date Contributor Update
06 December 2015 19:56:28 466thHistorian Changes to service number and aircraft associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
01 January 2015 22:56:29 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, highest rank, role, unit associations, place associations and mission associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:13:34 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit roster in the book ATTLEBRIDGE ARSENAL by Wassom & Brassfield, page 352

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