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Harold E Hansen

Military

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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
Lived in Larkspur, CA, USA 1943

15 Post Street

466th BG Tour Attlebridge, Norwich, Norfolk NR9, UK 30 August 1944 – 25 March 1945
Lived in Shreveport, LA, USA 2000

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 December 2015 20:14:03 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, events and aircraft associations
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
01 January 2015 20:50:49 466thHistorian Changes to role, events, person associations, unit associations and place associations
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466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
12 November 2014 19:23:24 docdavewilly82 Changes to highest rank, role and awards
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My grandfather was retired base commander of 2nd bomb wing/ 8th Air Force at Barksdale AFB. I know his history inside and out as I served myself.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:12:01 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 346

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