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