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Daniel Columbus Eubanks Jr

Military

Service

People

  • Nick Furnace

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot; Crew Commander | 466th Bomb Group
    DFC w/cluster

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...

  • 786th 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 Goodwater, Alabama 24 January 1923
Enlisted San Diego, California 30 June 1942

1517 B Street

Worked for Consolidated Aircraft

466th BG Combat Tour Attlebridge Airfield, UK 23 March 1944 – 5 July 1944

Completed a 30 mission combat tour

Died Portland, Oregon 1 November 1977
Buried Williamette National Cemetery 5 November 1977

Willamette National Cemetery, Happy Valley, Clackamas County, Oregon
Plot: N, 0, 3424

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
03 April 2021 21:27:35 466thHistorian Changes to events
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https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/2238/images/44040_01_00...

Date Contributor Update
27 March 2019 14:24:59 466thHistorian Changes to surname
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Corrected Name

Date Contributor Update
27 March 2019 14:24:34 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, suffix, nationality, highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations and media associations
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https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/25998177/person/2011475...
https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=2238&h=19309279...

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