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Donald Call

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) near Horsham shortly after takeoff for mission in PFF plane 'Liberty Belle'. They had stopped at Horsham to pick up a command pilot for the mission.

Service

People

  • Homer Harris

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) while assembling over base after his aircraft encountered severe prop wash and crashed.

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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

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 South Bend, Indiana 8 June 1922
Lived in St Joseph County, IN, USA 1942
Enlisted Toledo, OH, USA 19 December 1942
Died Horsham St Faith, Norwich NR10, UK 1 September 1944
Buried Granger, IN, USA 1949

Saint Joseph Valley Memorial Park
Granger
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 August 2016 02:58:16 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

Attlebridge Arsenal - Brassfield & Wassom
page 125

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:22 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Accident Report 035 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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