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42-51491

B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 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

People

  • Kenneth Anderson

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Jack Hague

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Flew #42-51491 back to the U.S. as the 43rd a/c to leave Attlebridge on Operation Home Run.

Missions

Places

  • 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...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 May 2015 00:42:46 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, markings, unit associations, person associations, place associations and media associations
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