Leland Q Fuller

Military
media-13057.jpeg UPL 13057 Crew #681
Hans A. Rupp Crew
466th BG - 786th BS

Standing Left to Right: Leland O. Fuller (FE), Martin Goetz (TTG), George Warrington (NG), Harry Hancock (BTG), Peter Efthim (R/O)

Sitting Left to Right: Hans A. Rupp (P), Alford Stephenson (CP), Alfonzo E. Howell (N). Thomas Sellman (B)

Attlebridge Arsenal - Brassfield & Wassom

Object Number - UPL 13057 - Crew #681 Hans A. Rupp Crew 466th BG - 786th BS Standing Left to Right: Leland O. Fuller (FE), Martin Goetz (TTG), George Warrington (NG),...

Connections

See how this entry relates to other items in the archive by exploring the connections below.

Units served with

Three little girls hold up a balloon celebrating the 100th mission of the 466th Bomb Group in front of a B-24 Liberator (serial number 42-95592) nicknamed "Black Cat". Handwritten caption on reverse: 'On our 100 Mission party Day- 18 Aug 1944, Attlebridge, 466th- wouldn't it be something if we could identify these girls? How could I do it?'
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 466th Bomb Group 786th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-829566
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Flying Dutchman
  • Unit: 466th Bomb Group 786th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Unit: 466th Bomb Group 786th Bomb Squadron

Places

Aerial photograph of Attlebridge airfield, looking north, the fuel store and a T2 hangar are in the upper centre, 31 January 1946. Photograph taken by No. 90 Squadron, sortie number RAF/3G/TUD/UK/51. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Site type: Airfield
  • Known as: Attlebridge Arsenal, Station 120

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Ohio, USA 12 February 1919

Enlisted

Indianapolis, IN, USA 9 March 1942 Fort Benjamin Harrison

Died

22 February 1974

Buried/ Commemorated

Geneva, OH 44041, USA 25 February 1974 Mount Pleasant Cemetery Geneva Ashtabula County Ohio, USA
Ashtabula County, OH, USA

Revisions

Date
Contributor466thHistorian
Changes
Sources

466th BG Historian

Leland Q Fuller: Gallery (1 items)