Francis Marchese mission December 15, 1942

Dec. 14, 1942

Left Abu Sueir at 04:45 for advance base, landed 08:00

Stayed over night due to bad weather

T.F.T 3:15

Dec. 15, 1942

Left advance base at 11 :45 evacuate Sfax. Weather good over target. Bombed from 19,000'

Direct hits

Several around house put out of commission

ack ack 3 bursts

Landed a.b. at 21 :45 10hrs.

Dec. 16 1942

Took off at 07:45 for Abu Sueir Landed at 10:45

T.F.T. 16:15

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