Richard C. Kellogg mission April 6, 1945

Mission # 17 Dated 6 Apr. 45 Target Verona, Italy R.R. Yard

Flight Crew p-Stangl, C/O-Ingraham, N-Kellogg, B-Timko, E-Miller, R/O-Huelskamp, AG-Pendergrass, AG-Thorn, AG-Lafranconi, AG-Peters, F-Smith P.L.

Plane #74, Type B24-J, position #5, Box #3, Bombs ?, Carpet & Window, Take Off 0946, 1P 1416, Alt. 24,000 Bombs away 1420, Back to base 1651.

REMARKS AND CREW COMMENTS

TIME

1200

1320

ALTITUDE

21,900

24,000.

LOCAT1ON

4235-1005

         

task

25 P51s seen red tails

7 planes seen going toward the Italian coast in formation.

1331 

       

4417-0923

Had to fly along coast to cross at the right place ETA off for      

1416

       

IP   

bombs away 1420 axis of att. 85 alt. 24,000, flak inaccurate &    moderate, weather CAVU 2/10 C.C.    10,000 feet. 

1420

         

         

#76 dropping bombs late they must have hung up. 

1427

1651

20,000

         

4443-1055

        

Fighters 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.

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