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MACR 3840
42-29365
466th BG | 787th BS
08 Apr 1944

Connections

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

  • Charles Bidgood

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29365, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Robert Boebel

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29365, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • John Bushing

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Flight Engineer/Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29365, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Clement Ehmet

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Radio Operator
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29365, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Daniel Harris

    Military | Colonel | Pilot
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29365, Prisoner of War (POW). Retired from a 31 year career in the USAF with the rank of Colonel.

  • Lyndle Newman

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Tail Gunner
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29365, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Rupert Pulliam

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29365, Prisoner of War (POW). POW http://www.tnmagazine.org/service-before-self/

  • Eldon Slager

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Right Waist Gunner
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 41-29365. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Thomas Styslinger

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29365, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Sam Wilkinson

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Nose Gunner
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29365, Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Missions

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
18 April 2020 19:13:42 Brad Sullivan Changes to caption and aircraft associations
Sources

A/C # in IWM Database is incorrect as stated (41-29365)

It SHOULD BE 42-29365.

Date Contributor Update
18 April 2020 19:08:09 Brad Sullivan Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

MACR 3840

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