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Irvin D Mintz

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  • 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...

  • 786th Bomb Squadron

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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 Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA 1909
Lived in Suffolk County, MA, USA 1942
Enlisted Boston, MA, USA 16 April 1942
Killed in Action (KIA) Bückeburg, Germany 11 April 1944
Buried 1945

Plot B Row 42 Grave 42
Ardennes American Cemetery
Neupre, Belgium

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 January 2017 23:13:50 466thHistorian Changes to events and media associations
Sources

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Mintz&GSfn=Irvin&G...
http://www.ww2enlistment.org/index.php?page=directory&rec=383610

Date Contributor Update
23 August 2015 22:17:18 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, events, person associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:13:28 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 3839 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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