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Jack D Blondell

Military

Service

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...

  • Headquarters (466th Bomb Group)

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 Illinois, USA 1922
Enlisted Chicago, IL, USA 10 December 1942
Lived in Chicago, IL, USA 1975

Pontiac Avenue

Died Norridge, IL, USA 7 April 2014
Buried Chicago, IL, USA 10 April 2014

Irving Park Cemetery

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 November 2017 01:47:46 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

http://www.ww2enlistment.org/index.php?page=directory&rec=1262131
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/name/jack-blondell-obituary?pid=1000000...
Attlebridge Notes 1975 Members Register - page 2

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