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David E Cahill




  • Gear Eliason

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

  • Paul Evans

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    DFC w 2 Oak Leaf Clusters Also served in Korea and Vietnam. Retired from the USAF with the rank of Lt. Colonel.

  • Gerald Kardon

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

  • John Kerr

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Bernie Miller

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

  • Eugene Nichols

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Walter Ortel

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Jay Pittsley

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

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Units served with

  • 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...

  • 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...


Event Location Date
Lived in West Springfield, MA, USA 1942

1119 Riverdale Street


Date Contributor Update
18 December 2014 02:44:21 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations and place associations

Officers of Attlebridge - 1944

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:06:59 AAM AAM ingest

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, p 343