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  • Edward Conroy

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Donald D'Lugos

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Assigned to Lt. Dwight I. Auman's Crew. Flew 15 missions, the last 2 as lead crew. AM w/ Oak Leaf Cluster/ ETO w/ 4 battle stars

  • Paul Goldstein

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Changed is name to Paul D. Gilson after the war. Retired from the USAF as a LT. Colonel.

  • Albert Johnson

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

  • Billy Jones

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

  • James Kaspar

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

  • Barrett Ring

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 466th Bomb Group

  • Henry Schroeder

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Nose Gunner | 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...

  • 785th Bomb Squadron


  • 894

    18 March 1945

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 Illinois, USA March 1920
Enlisted Indianapolis, IN, USA 29 January 1942

Fort Benjamin Harrison

Lived in Lima, OH, USA 1945

1009 Leland Avenue

Lived in Carroll, OH 43112, USA 2002


Date Contributor Update
03 January 2016 22:07:42 466thHistorian Changes to events

Copy of Official Movement Operation Order #10 - 1 June 1945

Date Contributor Update
14 April 2015 22:12:38 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, events, unit associations and place associations

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
01 December 2014 00:24:48 466thHistorian Changes to highest rank and role

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:50 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 & Brassford, page 343