Richard C. Kellogg mission March 9, 1945

Mission # 10  Date 9 Mar. 45 Target Maribor,Yugoslavia

Flight Crew p- Pitts, c/o Ingraham, N-Kellogg, B-Timko, E-Miller, R/O-Huelakamp, AG-Pendergrass, AG-Thorn,AG-Lafranconi, AG-Smith, F-Ragsdale,

Plane #70, Type B24-M, position #7, Box #2, Bombs 8-500 GP .1 Nose .01 Tail, Carpet & Window, Take Off 0839, IP, No bombs dropped on primary due to weather, salvo bombs through bomb bay doors at 18,200 feet. Back to base 1609.

REMARKS AND CREW COMMENTS

TIME

1107

1220

1335

ALTITUDE

20,300

22,300

23,200

LOCATION

4407-1607

4651-1651

In target area

task

16-P38s at 12 o'clock

8-P38s seen red tail and nose

no bombs dropped due to weather, flak at Maribor intense and accurate from 1335 to 1337 at 23,200 feet

1355

1400

1609

19,000

18,000

     

4550-1504 

4523-1529

       

Fighters leave. 

Salvo bombs through bomb bay doors.

Back to base.