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44-40357

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...

  • 787th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Marvin Allard

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Radio Operator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Lane Arrington

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

  • Harry Bender

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Waist Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Doyle Campbell

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

  • Charles Dondes

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group
    March 12, 1945. Entire crew bailed out of B=24 Liberator #4440357 over Valkenburg, Holland after returning from raid on Friedberg, Ger. Returned 50 year later for a reunion. , Was member of Charlie Felts crew. The pilot's window in its metal frame was...

  • Robert Eisenhaure

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • Charles Felts

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Mar 12 '45: entire crew bailed out of B-24 #4440357 over Valkenburg, Holland after returning from raid on Friedberg, Ger. Returned 50 year later for a reunion. The pilot's window in its metal frame was donated to the 8th AF museum in a ceremony at the...

  • Robert Gordon

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • Edmond Hall

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

  • Marvin Hendrickson

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

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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
Crashed 6301 Sibbe, Netherlands 12 March 1945

Charles Felts crew had to bail out of the aircraft due to multiple mechanical issues.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 July 2016 01:10:43 466thHistorian Changes to person associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
09 September 2015 22:51:48 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, markings, events, unit associations, person associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

466th BG Historian
Attlebridge Arsenal

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