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.