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Herbert F Minard

Military

B-24H #41-29439. Crashed at Lioncourt, near St. Quentin, FR, on return from gas trucking mission to St. Dizier, FR. Crew of six all KNO. All received a group burial at the Jefferson Barracks Cemetary.

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People

  • Marshall Lewis

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA). Plane crashed near St. Quentin, France while hauling fuel. ...

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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...

  • 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...

Events

Event Location Date
Died 02100 Saint-Quentin, France 29 September 1944
Buried Lemay, MO 63125, USA 1948

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Lemay
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: SECTION 82 SITE 125

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 November 2021 19:12:06 jmoore43 Changes to biography
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Corrected a typo in the "Summary biography" - "Jefferson" was misspelled.

Date Contributor Update
19 July 2016 00:39:57 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, events, person associations and place associations
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:12:51 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Combat Supplement, Unit History; Losses of the 8thAF, vol.4 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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