88th Bomb Group
Verona, Italy (zone-5)
Mission 94: 316th 317th 318th 399th
Stood down AC#43-8987 - 60% *Jollie Roger - 40% Lauralee II - 0%
Stood down Charlene - 40% Mae Day - 30% Dimestore Girl - 30%
Stood down Double Trouble - 0% Raiden Maiden - 30% Crosstown Bus - 60%
Stood down Eagle One - 91% Screwbird - 30% Hit 'N Run - 40%
Stood down Indiscreet - 20% Silver Ghost - 30% Buffalo Gal - 30%
Stood down The Brazen Hussy - 60% Storm Runner - 40% Passionate Witch - 40%
Yellow = Mission Bomb Results Sent In
Aircraft flight worthy (superficial fuselage hit, port Cheek gun inop) - Lt. Baumgartner, 318th BS
Good fighter escort all the way to the target and back. Flak was light and inaccurate. The mission was
uneventful; We suffered no attacks from enemy a/c. Our drop was on target. - Lt. Parker, 317th BS
Able to reach target without any damage to plane or injury to crew; dropped 60% of bomb load on target.
- Lt. Akiyama, 317th BS
Nice milk run. No fighters, no flak. Wish they were all like this. - 1st Lt. R. Smith, 318th BS
Landed with tail wheel shot away, intercom destroyed and #4 engine feathered; all by flak.
- Lt. Mathis, 318th BS
Took flak hits on bomb run: autopilot out, port aileron inoperable, minor damage to starboard wing and waist.
- Lt. Hill, 399th BS
Starboard wing fuel tank damaged & starboard elevator inoperative. No injuries to crew. - Lt. Fishman, 399th BS
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