Richard C. Kellogg mission February 22, 1945

Mission #5  Date 22 Feb. 45 Target So. Germany Neumarkt M/Y at 14,000 feet

Flight Crew P-Pitts C/P-Ingraham, N-Kellogg, B-Timko, E-Miller, R/O-Huelskamp, AG-Skiscim, AG-Pendergrass, AG-Thorn, AG-Lafranconi, F-Ragsdale.

Plane #77, Type B24-J, Position #3, Box #3, Bombs 7-ROX ? lb. .1 nose .01 tail, Deploy carpet, Take Off 0720, IP 1204, Alt.14,700, Bombs away 1222, Back to base 1534.

Remarks & Crew Comments

TIME

0912

1025

1030

1050

1106

1141


ALTITUDE

10,000

16,800

16,000

16,300

16,300

16,300


LOCATION

     

4538-1306

4538-1306

4613-1226

4643-1812

 Over IP


task

Put on oxygen

50 P-51s seen

Went east to cross coast at right place

Power house and dam

Cancide M/Y well bombed

doors open 1153 closed at 1202 opened again 1204 bombs away 1222 doors closed 1222~ axis of att. 130 broken weather over Target haze & snow dropped in area 4725-1312 alto 14,700 ft.  Bombardier using inter phone outlet in nose. 200 bombs dropped, did not drop on primary to much haze to see ground, flak moderate & accurate might be from Salzberg, not sure.

1255


15,600


Trieste 1 s


1 ship in harbor a little smoke coming from docks could not tell if caused by bombing.

1400

1534

10,100

        

4320-1420

        

P-51s leave.

Back to base

376 ARCHIVES

At the 2017 reunion, the board approved the donation of our archives to the Briscoe Center for American History, located on the University of Texas - Austin campus.

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Also, the board approved a $5,000 donation to add to Ed Clendenin's $20,000 donation in the memory of his father. Together, these funds begin an endowment for the preservation of the 376 archives.

2018 REUNION

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CITY : Dayton, Ohio

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