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846th Bomb Squadron



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  • 489th Bomb Group

    489th Bomb Group

    The 489th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators out of Halesworth, Suffolk, for several months from May 1944 until later in the year. The Group flew tactical missions in support of ground forces in northern France. It was in this tactical role that the crews...

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Based Halesworth



  • Harry Aaron

    Military | Sergeant | 489th Bomb Group
    Harry C Aaron was an American soldier in World War II. He was a part of the 489th Bomb Group and the 846th Bomb Squadron. He was born in 1917, in Maryland. He also lived in Maryland. His highest level of education was 4 years of high school. He...

  • Edward Abercrombie

    Military | Staff Sergeant | 489th Bomb Group

  • William Abernathy

    Military | Private First Class | 489th Bomb Group

  • Robert Adams

    Military | Sergeant | Bombardier, Enlisted, Nose Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Shot down by flak and crashed into North Sea in B-24 'Little Iodine' #4129533

  • Robert Afton

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 489th Bomb Group

  • Frank Alfieri

    Military | Technical Sergeant | 489th Bomb Group

  • Joseph Allison

    Military | Private | 489th Bomb Group

  • David Altenhoft

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 489th Bomb Group

  • Burke Anderson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | 489th Bomb Group

  • Eugene Anderson

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 489th Bomb Group
    Shot down 2 June 1944 in B-24 #42-94933 'Stubby Gal II'. Evaded. See the page with full details about his evasion at

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  • 41-29533

    B-24 Liberator

  • 42-94854 'No Nookie Now'

    B-24 Liberator

  • 42-94864 Stinky

    B-24 Liberator
    Stanley J. Biskup wrote an account of the last flight of Stinky. This can be found at:

  • 42-94905 'Censored'

    B-24 Liberator
    Assigned to 846BS, 489BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) St. Lo, France with Edwin Florcyk crew 24-Jul-44; shot down by flak and crashed near St Lo. 1 x EVD, 10 x KIA MACR 7915 ...

  • 42-94909

    B-24 Liberator

  • 42-94914 Agony Wagon

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24H 42-94914 'Agony Wagon' 498BG/846BS was hit by a bomb dropped from above by 93BG over the target of Magdeburg, Germany which struck the aircraft between engines #1 and #2 causing complete failure of the wing and setting the aircraft on fire. (9...

  • 42-94933 Stubby Gal II

    B-24 Liberator
    Shot down by Flak. Crashed near Creil. 1KIA, 7 POW, 2 evaded. MACR 8189.

  • 42-95155

    B-24 Liberator

  • 42-95267 'Silver Queen'

    B-24 Liberator

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Date Contributor Update
19 March 2015 10:51:30 rossingtonj Changes to type

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Date Contributor Update
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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / Units in the UK from ETOUSA Station List, as transcribed by Lt. Col. Philip Grinton (US Army, Retired) and extracted by IWM; air division data from L.D. Underwood, based on the 8th Air Force Strength Report of 6th August 1944, as published in 'The 8th Air Force Yearbook' by Lt. Col. John H Woolnough (1980)