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Edward Louis Allen




  • Buell Andrus

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 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...

  • 785th 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
Born Brooklyn, NY, USA 2 June 1924
Enlisted New York, NY, USA 10 November 1942
Died Sayre, PA 18840, USA 8 November 1999
Buried New Era, Terry Township, PA 18853, USA 11 November 1999

New Era Cemetery
New Era, Bradford Co., PA


Date Contributor Update
30 May 2017 01:57:59 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, service number and events

research by genealogist Marcia Melnyk

Date Contributor Update
23 March 2015 13:54:54 466thHistorian Changes to highest rank, role, person associations, unit associations and place associations

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:08:31 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 & Brassford