Tues. 7/21 & Wed. 7/22/42
HOME BASE Lydda, Palestine
TARGET Suda Bay, Island of Crete
COMBAT FLYING HRS. (this Miss.)9:10 total tour 95:30
BRIEFING 1200 TAKE OFF 1515 LANDING 0025(7/22)
CREW Lt. T. D. Brown PLANE NO. 17
BOMB LOAD 5-1000 lb. TARGET TIME 1930 BOMBING ALT. 22000'
NO. OF PLANES 9 of our B-24's & 8 British Libs
BOMBING RESULTS Not shown ... (Group history shows direct hits made on two vessels and fires started at base end of wharf).
ENEMY ACTION Light anti-aircraft fire(Group history shows heavy and accurate) ... no fighters were seen.
OTHER REMARKS All planes returned safely in formation.