George LaRoe mission April 11, 1945

April 11, 1945 Campodazzo, Italy

Lead bombardier got off course on bomb run and went too near Bolzano.  Received very heavy accurate but scant flak.  #1 engine smoked all way to base.  Had two hits in #1.  Our ship got most of flak.  Received over 55 holes- man large ones.  Many close calls in waist.