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Lloyd Blaine Holden




  • Richard Baynes

    Military | Colonel | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    35 missions. 6 gas hauling missions flying gas to Patton's army. Author of Replacement Crew in library. Air Medal w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster/ DFC

Units served with

  • 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


Associated Place

  • 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...


Event Location Date
Born Chester, Choctaw County, Mississippi 29 July 1921
Lived in Chester, MS 39735, USA 1940
Enlisted Los Angeles, CA, USA 4 December 1941
466th BG Combat Tour Attlebridge Airfield, UK 11 July 1944 – 1 November 1944
Died Canyon Lake, Texas 20 August 1991
Buried Boerne Cemetery, Boerne, Texas

Boerne Cemetery
Kendall County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section N9I, Block 158, Lot 8


Date Contributor Update
04 April 2019 21:59:13 466thHistorian Changes to events

"Attlebridge Arsenal" - Brassfield & Wassom
page 42

Date Contributor Update
04 April 2019 21:54:56 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations

Date Contributor Update
06 April 2015 04:23:22 466thHistorian Changes to highest rank, role and events

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:18:58 AAM AAM ingest

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 & Brassfield, page 347 & Page 298 in the book THE SECOND AIR DIVISION by Turner Publishing Company, 1998 edition, D790.A2S45