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MACR 3841
41-29422
"Rebel Yell"
466th BG | 784th 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...

  • 784th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Eugene Bell

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129422 'Rebel Yell. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Victor Castillo

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129422 'Rebel Yell. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Roy Crow

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Flight Engineer
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129422 'Rebel Yell. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • George Hildebrant

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129422 'Rebel Yell. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Roy Kelly

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129422 'Rebel Yell. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Robert Matheson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129422 'Rebel Yell.' Matheson was the last of the crew to parachute to safety after being pushed out of the B-24 by Lieutenant Richard C Monroe, who is believed to have gone down with the plane. ...

  • Richard Monroe

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 41-29422 'Rebel Yell. ' Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Arnold Smith

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29422 'Rebel Yell', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Allan Strom

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129422 'Rebel Yell. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Robert Walwer

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-24 #4129422 'Rebel Yell. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Aircraft

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 19:26:36 Brad Sullivan Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

NARA: Missing Air Crew Reports (MACRs)

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