Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
Shot down 11 April 1944 in B-24 #41-29353. Crashed at Doilnissen, Prisoner of War (POW).
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...
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...
|Born||Bayonne, New Jersey, USA|
|Enlisted||Newark, New Jersey||20 January 1942|
|Lived in||Bayonne, New Jersey||1943|
130 West 47th St
|Prisoner of War (POW)||Tychowo, Poland||11 April 1944 – 1 May 1945|
Dulag Luft XII
|Shot Down/Captured||Doilnissen, The Netherlands||11 April 1944|
|08 May 2021 19:34:11||jmoore43||Changes to biography|
Added a "-" to the A/C tail # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.
|20 November 2018 01:53:07||466thHistorian||Changes to service number, events, person associations and place associations|
|27 September 2014 18:15:09||AAM||AAM ingest|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3839 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database