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Leslie W Dunger

Military

Service

People

  • Carl Citron

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

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Units served with

  • 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...

  • 786th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

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
Born Shelby County, TN, USA 31 October 1924
Died Memphis, TN, USA 21 November 1999
Buried Memphis, TN, USA 25 November 1999

Memphis Memory Gardens
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Garden of Gethsemane

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 November 2016 00:37:38 MikeCDunger Changes to nickname
Sources

Tony was his nickname given to him by a mouthy neighbor. She joked that he was the (Italian) milkman's son, and called him "Tony", short for Antonio.

Date Contributor Update
28 August 2015 23:44:41 466thHistorian Changes to aircraft associations
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
16 March 2015 00:23:45 466thHistorian Changes to service number and events
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
23 December 2014 20:41:57 466thHistorian Changes to highest rank, role, person associations, unit associations and place associations
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:18:44 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

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 & Brassfield, page 345

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