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.