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B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 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

People

  • John Chemoke

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group

  • William Dale

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • Odis Dean

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Francis Duffy

    Military | Master Sergeant (1st Grade) | Ground Crew Chief | 466th Bomb Group

  • Carl Gentry

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Nose Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Robert Harken

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • Arthur Kadaner

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • Kenneth Keene

    Military | Major | Pilot/784th BS Operations Officer | 466th Bomb Group
    26 combat missions: 1943 - Dec 11 Emden; 13 Kiel; 16 Bremen; 20 Bremen; 1944 - Jan 14 Pas de Calais; 21 Bois Carre/ 31 Siracourt; Feb 4 Frankfurt; 5 Tours; 8 Siracourt; 11 Siracourt; 12 Siracourt; 13 Siracourt; 20 Gotha; 21 Achmer; 24 Gotha; 25 Furth;...

  • Joseph Lee

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Pilot of 'This Above All'

  • Clayton Marshall

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer | 466th Bomb Group
    Missions: 1944 - Oct 7 Magdeburg; 14 Kaiserslautern; 22 Hamm; 25 Gelsinkirchen; Nov 2 Castrop Rauxel; 6 Sterkrade; 11 Bottrop; 21 Harburg; 26 Bielefeld; Dec 10 Bingen; 12 Aschaffenburg; 28 St. Wendel; 1945 - Jan 3 Zweibrucken; 8 Whittlich; 16 Dresden;...

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Missions

  • 731

    30 November 1944

Places

  • 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
First 466th BG Combat Mission Gelsenkirchen, Germany 4 November 1944
Last 466th BG Combat Mission Zossen, Germany 15 March 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 September 2015 15:34:54 466thHistorian Changes to events
Sources

Attlebridge Diaries - John Woolnough

Date Contributor Update
10 January 2015 02:04:26 466thHistorian Changes to unit associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
31 October 2014 00:57:50 466thHistorian Changes to person associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

Date Contributor Update
31 October 2014 00:56:37 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, person associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

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