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John J Collins

Military

Chaplain

Service

Units served with

  • 333rd Service Group
  • 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...

  • Headquarters (466th Bomb Group)

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
Lived in Los Angeles, CA, USA 1942

Chancery Office
714 W. Olympic

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 October 2015 00:48:32 466thHistorian Changes to role, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:16:13 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Chaplains' Board / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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