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Daniel Augusta Johnson

Military

Service

People

  • Warren Allen

    Military | First Lieutenant | 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...

  • 786th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

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 Franklin County, TX, USA 4 September 1923
Lived in Tyler, TX, USA 1942
Enlisted Tyler, TX, USA 3 September 1942
466th BG Combat Tour 27 April 1944 – 5 September 1944

Completed a 30 mission tour

Died Texas, USA 5 August 1991
Buried Cypress, TX, USA 8 August 1991

Good Hope Cemetery
Cypress
Franklin County

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
09 June 2016 03:35:00 466thHistorian Changes to nickname and awards
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
09 June 2016 03:33:27 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, service number, highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Dani Bolanowski (grand-daughter)
http://www.ww2enlistment.org/index.php?page=directory&rec=1523624
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Johnson&GSfn=Danie...

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:06:50 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 347

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