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B-24H-26-DT #42-51154 "Silver Dollar" Code: T9-M
466th BG - 784th BS - 8th AF



  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb 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



  • 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...


Date Contributor Update
06 April 2020 00:16:16 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations

"Attlebridge Arsenal" - Brassfield & Wassom, page 336
Chris Brassfield photo collection