A. Warren Pearson Mission March 24, 1945

March 24, 1945      (Double)   24th Sortie

Neuberg, Germany  Airdrome West of Regensberg

Bombed at 21,400 feet

216 - 20 lb. fragmentation bombs

Mission lasted 8 hours. Hit target and destroyed some hangers.

Bombardier did very good bombing, Got a commendation from General Twining a few days later. Saw 10 ME 262 jets on ground, about seven in air over target. Top turret gunner fired at two, also nose gunner. Had 75 P-38 escort. Flew with colonel that day in lead ship, #2 box - [Robert] Kraft was pilot. No flak over target.