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Harold H Hendrickson




  • Robert Gordon

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA). B-24J A/C 42-50336 'Pale Ale' crashed when control cables snapped and crew lost control.

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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...

  • 786th 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 Georgia, USA 1923
Enlisted Fort McPherson, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA 2 February 1943
Died Dergneau, 7912 Frasnes-lez-Anvaing, Belgium 20 February 1945
Buried June 1945

Plot B Row 1 Grave 7
Netherlands American Cemetery
Margraten, Netherlands


Date Contributor Update
05 September 2016 21:46:25 466thHistorian Changes to events

Date Contributor Update
11 April 2015 04:10:52 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations and media associations

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