Francis Marchese mission October 16, 1942

Oct. 16,1942

left Lydda at 07:10 A.M. for Bengazai.

over target 1430. ack ack very heavy.

2 ME 109's attacked. no damage

Bombed from 24,000

Ground speed back to Lydda was 360 MPH for 1 hr.

Landed Lydda at 18:30

T.F.T 11:30