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Crew #675
Warren L. Sharrock Crew
466th BG - 786th BS

This crew completed 31 combat missions before hostilities ended.

Standing Left to Right: Michael A. Minnichiello (G), Oliver L. Sigler (G), Lee R. Whittenburg (R/O), Donald A. Horn (FE/G), Grady H. Wesson (FE), Edward J. Kinkopf (G)

Kneeling Left to Right: Robert E. Hughes (N), Scottie H. McHenry (CP), Alfred R. Farnholz (B), Warren L. Sharrock (P)

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...

  • 786th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Alfred Farnholtz

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier

  • Donald Horn

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Flt Engineer/Gunner

  • Edward Kinkopf

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner

  • Scottie McHenry

    Military | Colonel | Co-Pilot

  • Michael Minichiello

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner
    Assigned to 786BS, 466BG, 8AF USAAF. Warren Sharrock crew. Awards: AM (4OLC), WWII Victory, EAME (2 x Battle Stars).

  • Warren Sharrock

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot

  • Oliver Sigler

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner

  • Grady Wesson

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Flight Engineer

  • Lee Whittenburg

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator

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
06 September 2020 19:50:06 GeoHorn Changes to caption
Sources

Son of Donald A Horn

Date Contributor Update
16 February 2015 21:19:14 466thHistorian Changes to collection
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
22 December 2014 00:37:15 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

Attlebridge Arsenal - Brassfield & Wassom

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