Kenneth DeLong Mission August 24, 1942

***MISSION #14

Mon. 8/24 & Tues. 8/2542 HOME BASE Lydda, Palestine

TARGET Tobruk. Libya

COMBAT FLYING HRS.--this mission 8:35 total tour 135:05

BRIEFING 1500 TAKE OFF 1930 LANDING 0405 (8/25)

CREW Lt. T. D. Brown PLANE NO. 17

BOMB LOAD 5-1000 lb. TARGET TIME 2345 BOMBING ALTITUDE 21000'

NO. OF PLANES Not shown (Group History shows 9-B24's over target)

BOMBING RESULTS Bomb run made in bright moonlight ... solid cloud cover over target area ... circled harbor, looking for an opening ... finally used anti-aircraft fire to locate target area and dropped bombs … unable to see results.