Kenneth S. Briggs, mission on July 24, 1944

Kenneth S. Briggs, mission on July 24, 1944

The crew's 5th mission was the Submarine pens at Genoa, Italy with 1,000 lb. bombs. Miller and Barnette were both hit with flax fragments and the Engineer Joe Ripley flew the plane back to base using the C-1 autopilot and Miller came to long enough to land the plane and save the crew.