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Leonard D Badolato




  • 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.

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Units served with

  • 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
  • 787th Bomb Squadron


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...


Event Location Date
Born Pennsylvania, USA 3 August 1921
Enlisted Hartford, CT, USA 19 October 1943
Lived in Philadelphia, PA, USA 1945

632 Morris Street

Died Berlin, NJ, USA 20 October 1991
Buried Berlin, NJ, USA 23 October 1991

Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Camden County
New Jersey, USA


Date Contributor Update
18 September 2016 21:29:48 466thHistorian Changes to events

Date Contributor Update
06 December 2015 00:39:52 466thHistorian Changes to events

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
12 August 2015 05:10:38 466thHistorian Changes to surname, service number, highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:18:36 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit roster in the book 'Attlebridge Arsenal' by Wassom & Brassford, page 343