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Edward J Snyder


Flew 30 missions, After 28 missions sent to Navigator School and then flew 2 more missions as Navigator to get to the 30. Returned after B24 went into dive after leaving the target area. 2 bailed out. The rest of the crew crash landed at Riverhall in England.

Air Medal w/Oak Leaf Cluster's, EAME Ribbon, Good Conduct


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


Event Location Date
Born Uppr Sandusky, Ohio 9 March 1920


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:08:29 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / self, 466th BG/Combat Chronology Supplement p. 257 Attlebridge Diaries edited by Wassom p. 47-48