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Walter Loraine Johnson

Military

Service

People

  • Livingston Andre

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Frank Boyce

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Stanford Goldberg

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Harry Goldstein

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

  • Francis Main

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Arthur Rivkin

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

  • Conrad Sedlak

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Gilbert Widdowson

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | 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

Aircraft

Missions

  • 731

    30 November 1944

  • 764

    27 December 1944

  • 769

    29 December 1944

  • 772

    31 December 1944

  • 785

    7 January 1945

  • 792

    14 January 1945

  • 821

    6 February 1945

  • 832

    15 February 1945

  • 839

    21 February 1945

  • 841

    22 February 1945

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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 Iola, KS 66749, USA 7 June 1923
Lived in Iola, KS 66749, USA 1943

215 N. 3rd Street

466th BG Combat Tour Attlebridge, Norwich, Norfolk NR9, UK 20 November 1944 – 21 April 1945

Completed 25 combat missions

Graduated Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA June 1952

Doctorate of Sociology
Yale University

Died Springfield, MO, USA 10 June 2005
Buried Springfield, MO, USA 14 June 2005

Springfield National Cemetery
Springfield
Greene County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Sect J Gr 305

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 June 2015 02:36:29 466thHistorian Changes to events
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
06 June 2015 02:32:17 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:26:59 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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