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Eugene J Albers

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People

  • Daniel Harris

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129365. Prisoner of War (POW). Retired from a 31 year career in the USAF with the rank of Colonel

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

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 Wisconsin, USA 1920
Lived in Brown County, WI, USA 1941
Enlisted Wausau, WI, USA 30 December 1941

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 June 2016 00:10:12 466thHistorian Changes to highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

"http://www.ww2enlistment.org/index.php?page=directory&rec=1164760

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:09:24 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 & Brassford

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