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George Paul Berens

Military

Member of Clay's crew

Service

People

  • Wallace Clay

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Crew 419. Hometown: New Orleans, LA

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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...

  • 784th Bomb Squadron
  • 785th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

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 Dunlap, IoWA 24 May 1921
Enlisted Fort Crook, Nebraska 28 October 1942
466th BG Combat Tour Attlebridge Airfield, UK 24 May 1944 – 5 September 1944
Lived in Ozawakie, Kansas 1961
Died Westmoreland, KS 66549, USA 7 January 1997
Buried Westmoreland, KS 66549, USA 10 January 1997

Westmoreland Cemetery
Westmoreland
Pottawatomie County
Kansas, USA

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 October 2018 22:32:31 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, service number, highest rank and events
Sources

https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=60525&h=7047141...
https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/8825/41912_329304-05494?pid=68174&b...
Attlebridge Arsenal - Brassfield & Wassom, page 70

Date Contributor Update
18 May 2015 01:32:52 466thHistorian Changes to events
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
18 May 2015 01:23:00 466thHistorian Changes to person associations, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:10:39 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

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

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