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Milton Eugene Hinman

Military

Service

People

  • Ronald Fox

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator | 466th Bomb Group

  • Joseph Kowalski

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • George Leitch

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer | 466th Bomb Group

  • Herbert May

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Tail Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Elmer Rieber

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Waist Gunner | 466th Bomb Group
    Killed in an auto racing accident in 1947.

  • Andrew Sabol

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Nose Gunner | 466th Bomb Group

  • Angelo Santandrea

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier | 466th Bomb Group
    During World War II, he flew as a lead bombardier on B-24 bombers out of England over enemy occupied Continental Europe. While assigned to the 466th Bomb Group, 2nd Bomb Division, 8th Air Force, he completed a combat tour of 30 missions from March 22,...

  • William Smith

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

  • Richard Sullivan

    Military | Captain | Navigator | 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

Missions

  • 8th Air Force 273

    22 March 1944
    The German aviation industries at Oraneinburg and Basdorf were the intended primary target for this mission but dense cloud cover prevented the attack on these targets. The secondary target of Berlin, Germany and surrounding Targets of Opportunity (TOs...

  • 301

    13 April 1944

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 Olympia, WA, USA 24 October 1921
Lived in Olympia, WA, USA 1942

722 South Central Street

Died Arizona, USA 22 October 2003
Buried Mesa, AZ, USA 25 October 2003

City of Mesa Cemetery
Mesa
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
Plot: Section 1195, Lot 4, Grave 2

Enlisted

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
09 March 2020 00:55:00 Brad Sullivan Changes to media associations
Sources

https://catalog.archives.gov/id/139457376

Date Contributor Update
18 March 2019 14:19:48 466thHistorian Changes to events
Sources

Removed duplicate information.

Date Contributor Update
17 March 2019 01:50:38 Marcia466BG Changes to events
Sources

US Federal Census Records (NARA): Social Security Application and Claim file (SSDI): BIRLS Military Burial File:

Date Contributor Update
17 March 2019 00:16:43 Marcia466BG Changes to events
Sources

US Federal Census Records (NARA): Social Security Application and Claim file (SSDI): BIRLS Military Burial File:

Date Contributor Update
30 November 2017 02:22:39 466thHistorian Changes to service number
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
24 February 2015 22:13:21 466thHistorian Changes to aircraft associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
24 February 2015 22:10:28 466thHistorian Changes to events
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
24 February 2015 22:07:56 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, highest rank, role, awards, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:20:17 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 347

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