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Colonel Elvin Ligon - 466th BG Commander (far right)
Major John J. Remillet - 787th BG Commanding Officer (2nd from right)



  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb 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


  • Elvin Ligon

    Military | Colonel | Commander - 466th Bomb Group
    Retired from the USAF as a Major General

  • John Remillet

    Military | Major | Squadron Commander - Command Pilot


  • 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...


Date Contributor Update
08 January 2015 00:21:45 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations

466th BG Historian