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John A Chismar

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  • 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

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  • 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...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Pennsylvania, USA 1922
Enlisted Pittsburgh, PA, USA 9 October 1942
Died Pittsburgh, PA, USA 25 October 1969
Buried Pittsburgh, PA, USA 30 October 1969

All Saints Braddock Catholic Cemetery
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Soldier Section

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
31 January 2015 04:08:48 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:15:33 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit roster in the book ATTLEBRIDGE ARSENAL by Wassom and Brassfield, page 344

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