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Paul L Kinder




  • John Graef

    Military | Captain | Pilot; Assistant Group Operations Officer | 466th Bomb Group

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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...

  • 784th Bomb Squadron
  • 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 Farmington, WV, USA 10 March 1924
Enlisted Pittsburgh, PA, USA 21 April 1943
Died Fort Smith, AR, USA 23 July 2012

Paul L. Kinder, Sr., 88, of Fort Smith, died July 23, 2012 in Fort Smith.
He was born March 10, 1924 in Farmington, West Virginia to Samuel and Mary Jarjay Kinder.

He was retired from the U.S. Air Force and the 188th Air National Guard. He was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church where he was a member of the Win One Sunday School Class, and where he served as a former Trustee and Committee Member. He was a Trustee for Shoal Creek Camp and a member of the Barling Masonic Lodge.

Buried Fort Smith, AR, USA 27 July 2012

Fort Smith National Cemetery
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA


Date Contributor Update
27 July 2015 19:01:22 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:21:15 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