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John P Schaf

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People

  • John Blumenstock

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Retired from the USAF with the rank of Lt. Colonel

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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
  • 786th Bomb Squadron

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
Born New York, USA 1911
Lived in Albany, NY, USA 1943
Enlisted Albany, NY, USA 9 April 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 July 2015 01:58:54 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank and events
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
04 January 2015 00:30:16 466thHistorian Changes to highest rank, role, person associations, unit associations and place associations
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:16:33 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 and Brassfield, page 350

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