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Marvin D Holmes

Military

Service

People

  • Robert Franklin

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group
    Franklin was appointed the rank of Flight Officer upon graduated Navigator School. He retired from the USAF with the rank of 1st LT. ...

  • Billy Grady

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Walter Honcharik

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • Michael Linkiewicz

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer | 466th Bomb Group

  • Robert McMahon

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Tail Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Leo Neville

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Mike Petrix

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Glenn Reynolds

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Radio Operator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Harold Slater

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

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Units served with

  • 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...

  • 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...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Maryland, USA 1919
Enlisted Fort Meade, MD, USA 15 January 1942
466th BG Combat Tour RAF Attlebridge 7 March 1945 – 18 April 1945

Completed 15 combat missions before aerial hostilities ended

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
10 April 2020 00:14:31 466thHistorian Changes to events
Sources

"Attlebridge Arsenal" - Brassfield & Wasom
page 132

Date Contributor Update
19 October 2015 01:15:47 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:19:46 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 & Brassfield, page 347

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