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MACR 4803
42-52584
"The Worry Bird II"
466th BG | 787th BS
09 May 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

  • Warren Adams

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner
    Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #42-52584 'Worry Bird II', Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Warren Allender

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #4252584 'Worry Bird II. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Clarence Burleson

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Waist Gunner
    Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #4252584 'Worry Bird II. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • John Didomenico

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #4252584 'Worry Bird II. ' Killed in Action (KIA). Purple Heart

  • Ross English

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator
    Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #4252584 'Worry Bird II. ' Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Horace Hall

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #4252584 'Worry Bird II. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Noel Kincart

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner
    Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #4252584 'Worry Bird II. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Donald MacKinnon

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Tail Gunner
    Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #42-52584 'Worry Bird II', Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Daniel McNamara

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #4252584 'Worry Bird II. ' Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Robert Shaw

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Shot down 9 May 1944 in B-24 #4252584 'Worry Bird II. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Aircraft

Missions

  • 347

    9 May 1944

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
19 April 2020 16:35:29 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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