TOWER RECEPTIONS: MISSION 62

 

Radio Transmission From GERTRUDE to the 318th Squadron somewhere over Romania (zone-8)

 

     “Lodestar leader .  . . this is Lodestar Four . . . Lodestar leader . . . This is Lodestar Four, come in please . . . heat out in Pilot, Nose and Tail compartments . . . fuel leaking from Starboard wing . . . have to drop out of formation . . . wish us luck . . . Lodestar Four out.”


Radio Transmission From GERTRUDE to the Sterparone Field Tower somewhere over Yugoslavia (zone-5)
 

    “Lodestar Four calling Moonlight.  . . this is Lodestar Four calling Moonlight . . . fuel leak has gotten worst . . . not enough fuel to get home . . . have wounded crewmen . . . will be attempting emergency landing . . . see you after the war . . . Lodestar Four out.”


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