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Edward Covington Brown III


Flew 30 missions (Lead Crew) July 1944-VE Day.
See Ivan M. Wright for a list of missions.



  • Ivan Wright

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 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...

  • 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 Rochville Centre, Long Island, New York 29 August 1919
Lived in Lincoln, NE, USA 1943

1950 Judson

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06 December 2015 20:05:12 466thHistorian Changes to biography and events

466th BG Historian

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01 January 2015 20:17:11 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, suffix, role, events, person associations and place associations

466th BG Historian

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27 September 2014 18:08:18 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / self