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General Walter Peck - 96th CW Commander (Left)
Colonel Arthur J. Pierce - 466th BG Commander (Right)

Connections

Units

  • 96th Combat Bomb Wing
  • 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...

People

  • Walter Peck

    Military | Brigadier General | Pilot; Commanding Officer
    BRIGADIER GENERAL WALTER R. PECK ...

  • Arthur Pierce

    Military | Colonel | Commander - 466th Bomb Group
    Between 31 March 1942 and 1 February 1943, Pierce was promoted 4 times, from 1LT to full Colonel. ...

Locations

  • 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...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
14 June 2019 00:49:48 466thHistorian Changes to collection
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
14 September 2016 03:07:51 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Archives

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