Louis DeLary mission December 18, 1944

Dec 18, 1944

Completed my seventh combat mission. Bombed Flourisdorf oil refineries in Austria, Near Vienna. Had eight 500 lb bombs R.D.X. Alt. 24,000 ft Temp -38 below approx. The group ----- lead the 47th wing. Our Sqdn lead group. Col. Graff in lead ship. We were deputy lead. Flak heavy and accurate. We were hit in a couple of places. Lost 2 planes #60 from 514th.