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Sheet metal specialists Vincent Swanson (L) and Clyde "Zib" Parker (R) of the 472nd Sub Depot, 466th BG at Attlebridge



  • 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...

  • 472nd Sub-Depot


  • Clyde Parker

    Military | Sheet Metal Specialist
    Clyde was a Sheet Metal Specialist in the 472nd Sub Depot, 466th BG in Attlebridge, England.

  • Vincent Swanson

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Sheet Metal Department Chief


  • 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...


Date Contributor Update
23 June 2016 21:33:45 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations

"Attlebridge Arsenal" - Brassfield & Wassom
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