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John J. Remillet

Military

Service

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...

  • 787th Bomb Squadron

Missions

  • 662

    3 October 1944

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 Britain, CT, USA 6 April 1917
Lived in New Britain, CT, USA 1941

92 Vine Street

Enlisted 15 August 1941
Died 17 October 1960
Buried 24 October 1960

Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec: 4, Site: 5668-A

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 October 2015 04:20:19 466thHistorian Changes to service number, role, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
29 November 2014 01:28:34 466thHistorian Changes to highest rank and role
Sources

466th BG Archives

Date Contributor Update
29 November 2014 01:27:58 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, firstname and events
Sources

Officers of Attlebridge booklet - 1944

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:02:34 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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