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Gerald K Novell

Military

Service

People

  • Ivan Wright

    Military | First 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...

  • 784th Bomb Squadron
  • 787th 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 12 September 1923
Lived in West Norriton, PA, USA 1940

60 North Highland Ave

Lived in Jeffersonville, West Norriton, PA 19403, USA 1945

60 Highland

Died Philadelphia, PA, USA 23 February 1981
Buried Upper Darby, PA, USA 28 February 1981

Har Jehuda Cemetery
Upper Darby
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 December 2015 20:21:08 466thHistorian Changes to service number, events and aircraft associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
01 January 2015 20:58:20 466thHistorian Changes to highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:11:22 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 DIARY by Wassom & Brassfield, page 349

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