Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
Prisoner of War (POW) shot down by flak and crashed near Britaigny on 6/25/44 in B-24 'Crippled Bitch' #41-29371
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...
25 June 1944
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...
|Born||Van Nuys, California, USA|
|Shot Down||Brétigny-sur-Orge, France||25 June 1944|
Shot down near target on a mission to Bretigny, France. 6 KIA and 4 POW
|POW||Moosburg, Germany||July 1944 – May 1945|
Stalag Luft 7A
|23 January 2015 03:31:49||466thHistorian||Changes to service number, biography, awards, events, person associations, place associations and mission associations|
466th BG Historian
|27 September 2014 18:07:06||AAM||AAM ingest|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 6723 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database