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Video and photographs of the memorial to the 466th Bombardment Group (Heavy) who served at Attlebridge Station 120.

Connections

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...

Locations

  • 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...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 July 2017 22:02:29 Rob in Norwich Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Produced by Rob Edwards using videos and photos taken in March 2017, with details based on research on the website of the 8th Air Force Historical Society and related websites. The video was published on YouTube June 2017.

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