Andy Mac
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Fijian Commandos siezed Fergusson Island as well today AFTER ACTION REPORTS FOR May 12, 44  TF 136 encounters mine field at 49,83 Japanese Ships E Tobui 1 mine cleared  ASW attack near Milne Bay at 101,133 Japanese Ships SSX Ha63, hits 6, heavy damage Allied Ships KV Freesia AM Igonish LSI(L) Glenapp xAP Poelau Bras xAK Markhor xAK Esperance xAK Pundit PF Barcoo PC Travis SSX Ha63 is sighted by escort Ha63 bottoming out .... PF Barcoo fails to find sub, continues to search... PC Travis fails to find sub and abandons search PF Barcoo attacking submerged sub .... Debris floats to surface in area of attack! Escort abandons search for sub  ASW attack near Milne Bay at 101,133 Japanese Ships SSX Ha61, hits 13, heavy damage Allied Ships KV Freesia AM Igonish LSI(L) Glenapp xAP Poelau Bras xAK Sonnavind xAK Markhor xAK Esperance xAK Pundit PF Barcoo SSX Ha61 is sighted by escort PF Barcoo attacking submerged sub .... Sounds of submarine breaking up detected! Escort abandons search for sub  TF 237 encounters mine field at 49,83 Japanese Ships AMc Kyo Maru #1 12 mines cleared  TF 237 encounters mine field at 49,83 Japanese Ships AMc Kyo Maru #1 13 mines cleared  TF 136 encounters mine field at 49,83 Japanese Ships E Ishinui 2 mines cleared  Morning Air attack on Moulmein , at 55,55 Weather in hex: Heavy cloud Raid detected at 28 NM, estimated altitude 32,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 8 minutes Allied aircraft P47D25 Thunderbolt x 23 No Allied losses Aircraft Attacking: 23 x P47D25 Thunderbolt sweeping at 30000 feet  Morning Air attack on Taung Gyi , at 59,48 Weather in hex: Heavy rain Raid spotted at 31 NM, estimated altitude 32,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 7 minutes Allied aircraft Hurricane IIc Trop x 11 No Allied losses Aircraft Attacking: 11 x Hurricane IIc Trop sweeping at 30000 feet  Morning Air attack on Moulmein , at 55,55 Weather in hex: Heavy cloud Raid detected at 16 NM, estimated altitude 31,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 4 minutes Allied aircraft P47D25 Thunderbolt x 25 No Allied losses Aircraft Attacking: 25 x P47D25 Thunderbolt sweeping at 30000 feet  Morning Air attack on Moulmein , at 55,55 Weather in hex: Heavy cloud Raid detected at 14 NM, estimated altitude 33,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 4 minutes Allied aircraft P47D25 Thunderbolt x 25 No Allied losses Aircraft Attacking: 25 x P47D25 Thunderbolt sweeping at 30000 feet  Morning Air attack on Toungoo , at 57,50 Weather in hex: Thunderstorms Raid detected at 120 NM, estimated altitude 12,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 38 minutes Japanese aircraft N1K1J George x 72 Ki43IIb Oscar x 48 Ki49IIb Helen x 65 Allied aircraft Hurricane IIc Trop x 9 Spitfire VIII x 22 Spitfire VIII x 10 P40N5 Warhawk x 31 P51B Mustang x 2 Japanese aircraft losses N1K1J George: 13 destroyed Ki43IIb Oscar: 16 destroyed Ki49IIb Helen: 2 destroyed, 7 damaged Allied aircraft losses Spitfire VIII: 1 destroyed, 2 damaged P40N5 Warhawk: 3 destroyed P51B Mustang: 1 destroyed B24J Liberator: 1 destroyed on ground Allied ground losses: 6 casualties reported Squads: 0 destroyed, 0 disabled Non Combat: 0 destroyed, 1 disabled Engineers: 0 destroyed, 0 disabled Airbase hits 2 Airbase supply hits 2 Runway hits 6 Aircraft Attacking: 21 x Ki49IIb Helen bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 4 x 250 kg GP Bomb 5 x Ki49IIb Helen bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 4 x 250 kg GP Bomb 34 x Ki49IIb Helen bombing from 9000 feet * Airfield Attack: 2 x 250 kg GP Bomb CAP engaged: No.5 Sqn RAF with Hurricane IIc Trop (2 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) (6 plane(s) diverted to support CAP in hex.) 2 plane(s) intercepting now. 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 4 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 10000 Time for all group planes to reach interception is 16 minutes No.30 Sqn RAF with Spitfire VIII (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) (2 plane(s) diverted to support CAP in hex.) 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 2 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 Raid is overhead No.605 Sqn RAF with Hurricane IIc Trop (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) (3 plane(s) diverted to support CAP in hex.) 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 2 being recalled, 1 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 Time for all group planes to reach interception is 33 minutes 8th PG/20th TRS with P40N5 Warhawk (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) (6 plane(s) diverted to support CAP in hex.) 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 6 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 10000 Time for all group planes to reach interception is 7 minutes 23rd FG/118th TRS with P40N5 Warhawk (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) (6 plane(s) diverted to support CAP in hex.) 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 4 being recalled, 2 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 10000 Time for all group planes to reach interception is 31 minutes 311th FBG/529th FBS with P51B Mustang (2 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) (2 plane(s) diverted to support CAP in hex.) 2 plane(s) intercepting now. Group patrol altitude is 30000 Raid is overhead No.1 Sqn IAF with Spitfire VIII (1 airborne, 4 on standby, 0 scrambling) 1 plane(s) intercepting now. Group patrol altitude is 30000 , scrambling fighters between 10000 and 30000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 25 minutes No.21 Sqn RAAF with Spitfire VIII (0 airborne, 6 on standby, 2 scrambling) 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 2 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 , scrambling fighters between 9000 and 30000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 31 minutes No.152 Sqn RAF with Spitfire VIII (2 airborne, 6 on standby, 7 scrambling) 2 plane(s) intercepting now. Group patrol altitude is 30000 , scrambling fighters between 6000 and 12000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 22 minutes 81st FG/93rd FS with P40N5 Warhawk (2 airborne, 6 on standby, 11 scrambling) 2 plane(s) intercepting now. Group patrol altitude is 15000 , scrambling fighters between 7000 and 15000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 26 minutes  Morning Air attack on Toungoo , at 57,50 Weather in hex: Thunderstorms Raid detected at 76 NM, estimated altitude 13,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 24 minutes Japanese aircraft N1K1J George x 35 Ki43IIb Oscar x 15 Ki49IIb Helen x 54 Allied aircraft Hurricane IIc Trop x 4 Spitfire VIII x 11 Spitfire VIII x 2 P40N5 Warhawk x 13 P51B Mustang x 1 Japanese aircraft losses N1K1J George: 1 destroyed Ki43IIb Oscar: 2 destroyed Ki49IIb Helen: 3 damaged Ki49IIb Helen: 1 destroyed by flak Allied aircraft losses P40N5 Warhawk: 1 destroyed B24J Liberator: 2 destroyed on ground P38J Lightning: 1 destroyed on ground PV1 Ventura: 1 destroyed on ground Allied ground losses: 28 casualties reported Squads: 0 destroyed, 0 disabled Non Combat: 0 destroyed, 2 disabled Engineers: 0 destroyed, 4 disabled Airbase hits 10 Airbase supply hits 2 Runway hits 12 Aircraft Attacking: 25 x Ki49IIb Helen bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 4 x 250 kg GP Bomb 5 x Ki49IIb Helen bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 4 x 250 kg GP Bomb 22 x Ki49IIb Helen bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 4 x 250 kg GP Bomb CAP engaged: No.1 Sqn IAF with Spitfire VIII (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 5 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 , scrambling fighters between 10000 and 13000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 20 minutes No.21 Sqn RAAF with Spitfire VIII (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 2 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 Time for all group planes to reach interception is 9 minutes No.5 Sqn RAF with Hurricane IIc Trop (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 2 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 10000 , scrambling fighters between 9000 and 16000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 51 minutes 23rd FG/118th TRS with P40N5 Warhawk (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 5 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 10000 , scrambling fighters between 9000 and 13000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 18 minutes 81st FG/93rd FS with P40N5 Warhawk (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 8 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 15000 , scrambling fighters between 12000 and 16000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 66 minutes 311th FBG/529th FBS with P51B Mustang (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 1 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 , scrambling fighters to 14000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 17 minutes No.152 Sqn RAF with Spitfire VIII (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 4 plane(s) not yet engaged, 2 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 , scrambling fighters between 9000 and 15000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 29 minutes No.605 Sqn RAF with Hurricane IIc Trop (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 2 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 , scrambling fighters to 16000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 30 minutes  Morning Air attack on Toungoo , at 57,50 Weather in hex: Thunderstorms Raid detected at 66 NM, estimated altitude 10,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 20 minutes Japanese aircraft Ki43IIb Oscar x 11 Ki49IIb Helen x 19 Allied aircraft Hurricane IIc Trop x 4 Spitfire VIII x 7 P40N5 Warhawk x 6 Japanese aircraft losses Ki43IIb Oscar: 4 destroyed Ki49IIb Helen: 5 destroyed, 3 damaged Ki49IIb Helen: 1 destroyed by flak No Allied losses Allied ground losses: 4 casualties reported Squads: 0 destroyed, 0 disabled Non Combat: 0 destroyed, 1 disabled Engineers: 0 destroyed, 0 disabled Airbase hits 5 Airbase supply hits 1 Runway hits 6 Aircraft Attacking: 14 x Ki49IIb Helen bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 4 x 250 kg GP Bomb CAP engaged: No.5 Sqn RAF with Hurricane IIc Trop (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 1 scrambling) 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 1 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 10000 , scrambling fighters to 10000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 41 minutes 1 planes vectored on to bombers No.1 Sqn IAF with Spitfire VIII (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 1 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 , scrambling fighters to 9000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 13 minutes No.152 Sqn RAF with Spitfire VIII (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 2 scrambling) 3 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 1 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 , scrambling fighters between 14000 and 17000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 34 minutes 1 planes vectored on to bombers No.605 Sqn RAF with Hurricane IIc Trop (2 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 2 plane(s) intercepting now. Group patrol altitude is 30000 Raid is overhead 23rd FG/118th TRS with P40N5 Warhawk (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 2 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 10000 , scrambling fighters to 16000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 24 minutes 2 planes vectored on to bombers 81st FG/93rd FS with P40N5 Warhawk (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 2 scrambling) 2 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 15000 , scrambling fighters between 9000 and 17000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 34 minutes 1 planes vectored on to bombers  Morning Air attack on Toungoo , at 57,50 Weather in hex: Thunderstorms Raid detected at 111 NM, estimated altitude 13,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 35 minutes Japanese aircraft Ki43IIb Oscar x 4 Ki49IIb Helen x 18 Allied aircraft Hurricane IIc Trop x 1 Spitfire VIII x 3 P40N5 Warhawk x 2 Japanese aircraft losses Ki43IIb Oscar: 1 destroyed Ki49IIb Helen: 1 damaged Ki49IIb Helen: 1 destroyed by flak Allied aircraft losses B24J Liberator: 1 destroyed on ground Allied ground losses: 6 casualties reported Squads: 0 destroyed, 0 disabled Non Combat: 0 destroyed, 2 disabled Engineers: 0 destroyed, 1 disabled Airbase hits 3 Runway hits 9 Aircraft Attacking: 16 x Ki49IIb Helen bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 4 x 250 kg GP Bomb CAP engaged: No.152 Sqn RAF with Spitfire VIII (1 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 1 plane(s) intercepting now. 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 2 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 Time for all group planes to reach interception is 15 minutes No.605 Sqn RAF with Hurricane IIc Trop (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 1 plane(s) not yet engaged, 0 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 30000 , scrambling fighters to 9000. Time for all group planes to reach interception is 12 minutes 81st FG/93rd FS with P40N5 Warhawk (0 airborne, 0 on standby, 0 scrambling) 0 plane(s) not yet engaged, 2 being recalled, 0 out of immediate contact. Group patrol altitude is 15000 Time for all group planes to reach interception is 16 minutes  Morning Air attack on Fanning Island , at 172,137 Weather in hex: Moderate rain Raid detected at 71 NM, estimated altitude 24,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 31 minutes Allied aircraft P40K Warhawk x 15 F6F3 Hellcat x 17 TBM1C Avenger x 6 No Allied losses Runway hits 1 Aircraft Attacking: 6 x TBM1C Avenger bombing from 20000 feet Airfield Attack: 2 x 500 lb GP Bomb  Morning Air attack on Palmyra , at 170,133 Weather in hex: Severe storms Raid detected at 77 NM, estimated altitude 15,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 33 minutes Allied aircraft F4U1A Corsair x 11 F6F3 Hellcat x 7 SB2C1C Helldiver x 17 SB2C3 Helldiver x 22 No Allied losses Port supply hits 1 Aircraft Attacking: 12 x SB2C3 Helldiver releasing from 2000' Port Attack: 1 x 1000 lb GP Bomb 12 x SB2C1C Helldiver releasing from 2000' Port Attack: 1 x 1000 lb GP Bomb 6 x SB2C3 Helldiver releasing from 4000' Port Attack: 1 x 1000 lb GP Bomb 5 x SB2C1C Helldiver releasing from 4000' Port Attack: 1 x 1000 lb GP Bomb 4 x SB2C3 Helldiver releasing from 3000' Port Attack: 1 x 1000 lb GP Bomb  Morning Air attack on Palmyra , at 170,133 Weather in hex: Severe storms Raid detected at 24 NM, estimated altitude 15,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 10 minutes Allied aircraft SB2C1C Helldiver x 17 No Allied losses Port hits 1 Port supply hits 1 Aircraft Attacking: 4 x SB2C1C Helldiver releasing from 3000' Port Attack: 1 x 1000 lb GP Bomb 5 x SB2C1C Helldiver releasing from 4000' Port Attack: 1 x 1000 lb GP Bomb 8 x SB2C1C Helldiver releasing from 2000' Port Attack: 1 x 1000 lb GP Bomb  Morning Air attack on Port Blair , at 46,58 Weather in hex: Light cloud Raid detected at 77 NM, estimated altitude 12,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 26 minutes Allied aircraft PB4Y1 Liberator x 54 Allied aircraft losses PB4Y1 Liberator: 2 damaged Japanese ground losses: 9 casualties reported Squads: 0 destroyed, 0 disabled Non Combat: 0 destroyed, 2 disabled Engineers: 0 destroyed, 0 disabled Airbase hits 3 Airbase supply hits 2 Runway hits 52 Aircraft Attacking: 6 x PB4Y1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 9 x PB4Y1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 9 x PB4Y1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 6 x PB4Y1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 6 x PB4Y1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 6 x PB4Y1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 9 x PB4Y1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x PB4Y1 Liberator bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb  Morning Air attack on Palmyra , at 170,133 Weather in hex: Severe storms Raid detected at 65 NM, estimated altitude 12,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 24 minutes Allied aircraft SBD5 Dauntless x 17 No Allied losses Port hits 1 Aircraft Attacking: 12 x SBD5 Dauntless releasing from 2000' Port Attack: 1 x 1000 lb GP Bomb 4 x SBD5 Dauntless releasing from 4000' Port Attack: 1 x 1000 lb GP Bomb 1 x SBD5 Dauntless releasing from 3000' Port Attack: 1 x 1000 lb GP Bomb  Morning Air attack on Salamaua , at 98,127 Weather in hex: Overcast Raid spotted at 10 NM, estimated altitude 16,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 2 minutes Allied aircraft Beaufighter X x 26 Allied aircraft losses Beaufighter X: 1 damaged Airbase hits 4 Airbase supply hits 1 Runway hits 3 Aircraft Attacking: 12 x Beaufighter X bombing from 12000 feet * Airfield Attack: 2 x 250 lb GP Bomb 14 x Beaufighter X bombing from 12000 feet * Airfield Attack: 2 x 250 lb GP Bomb  Morning Air attack on 1st Infantry Regiment, at 98,127 (Salamaua) Weather in hex: Overcast Raid spotted at 16 NM, estimated altitude 15,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 4 minutes Allied aircraft Mitchell II x 7 B25D1 Mitchell x 9 No Allied losses Aircraft Attacking: 6 x B25D1 Mitchell bombing from 9000 feet Ground Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb 7 x Mitchell II bombing from 9000 feet Ground Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B25D1 Mitchell bombing from 9000 feet Ground Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb  Morning Air attack on Taung Gyi , at 59,48 Weather in hex: Heavy rain Raid detected at 40 NM, estimated altitude 24,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 13 minutes Allied aircraft Blenheim IV x 9 Blenheim VD x 8 Spitfire VIII x 6 Allied aircraft losses Blenheim IV: 1 damaged Blenheim VD: 2 damaged Aircraft Attacking: 8 x Blenheim VD bombing from 20000 feet Airfield Attack: 4 x 250 lb GP Bomb 9 x Blenheim IV bombing from 20000 feet Airfield Attack: 4 x 250 lb GP Bomb  Morning Air attack on Palmyra , at 170,133 Weather in hex: Severe storms Raid detected at 30 NM, estimated altitude 16,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 7 minutes Allied aircraft A20G Havoc x 24 Allied aircraft losses A20G Havoc: 2 damaged Airbase hits 1 Aircraft Attacking: 12 x A20G Havoc bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 4 x 500 lb GP Bomb 12 x A20G Havoc bombing from 11000 feet Airfield Attack: 4 x 500 lb GP Bomb  Morning Air attack on Moulmein , at 55,55 Weather in hex: Heavy cloud Raid detected at 62 NM, estimated altitude 16,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 21 minutes Allied aircraft B24D1 Liberator x 4 B24J Liberator x 8 Allied aircraft losses B24D1 Liberator: 1 damaged B24J Liberator: 3 damaged Japanese ground losses: 7 casualties reported Squads: 0 destroyed, 0 disabled Non Combat: 0 destroyed, 1 disabled Engineers: 0 destroyed, 1 disabled Airbase hits 5 Airbase supply hits 2 Runway hits 13 Aircraft Attacking: 4 x B24J Liberator bombing from 15000 feet * Airfield Attack: 5 x 500 lb GP Bomb 2 x B24J Liberator bombing from 15000 feet * Airfield Attack: 5 x 500 lb GP Bomb 4 x B24D1 Liberator bombing from 15000 feet * Airfield Attack: 5 x 500 lb GP Bomb 2 x B24J Liberator bombing from 15000 feet * Airfield Attack: 5 x 500 lb GP Bomb  Afternoon Air attack on TF, near Canton Island at 153,143 Weather in hex: Heavy rain Raid detected at 36 NM, estimated altitude 19,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 12 minutes Allied aircraft PB4Y1 Liberator x 3 No Allied losses Japanese Ships xAK Koyu Maru Aircraft Attacking: 3 x PB4Y1 Liberator bombing from 15000 feet * Naval Attack: 5 x 500 lb SAP Bomb  Afternoon Air attack on Salamaua , at 98,127 Weather in hex: Heavy rain Raid spotted at 20 NM, estimated altitude 12,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 8 minutes Allied aircraft Spitfire VIII x 8 Mitchell II x 3 PV1 Ventura x 5 B24J Liberator x 31 B25D1 Mitchell x 12 B25G Mitchell x 3 B25H Mitchell x 3 P38H Lightning x 13 P39N1 Airacobra x 4 P40K Warhawk x 13 Allied aircraft losses B24J Liberator: 2 damaged B25D1 Mitchell: 1 damaged Airbase hits 9 Airbase supply hits 5 Runway hits 18 Aircraft Attacking: 3 x PV1 Ventura bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B25D1 Mitchell bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb 2 x PV1 Ventura bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x Mitchell II bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B24J Liberator bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B24J Liberator bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B24J Liberator bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B24J Liberator bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B25H Mitchell bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb 2 x B24J Liberator bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B24J Liberator bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 2 x B24J Liberator bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B25D1 Mitchell bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B24J Liberator bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B24J Liberator bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B25D1 Mitchell bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B25D1 Mitchell bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B24J Liberator bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B25G Mitchell bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 6 x 500 lb GP Bomb 3 x B24J Liberator bombing from 9000 feet Airfield Attack: 10 x 500 lb GP Bomb  Afternoon Air attack on Miri , at 64,87 Weather in hex: Heavy rain Raid detected at 26 NM, estimated altitude 16,000 feet. Estimated time to target is 7 minutes Allied aircraft B291 Superfort x 4 No Allied losses Aircraft Attacking: 4 x B291 Superfort laying Mk 13 Mine from 5000 feet *  Ground combat at Fergusson Island (102,132) Allied Shock attack Attacking force 174 troops, 0 guns, 0 vehicles, Assault Value = 15 Defending force 0 troops, 0 guns, 0 vehicles, Assault Value = 0 Allied adjusted assault: 2 Japanese adjusted defense: 1 Allied assault odds: 2 to 1 (fort level 0) Allied forces CAPTURE Fergusson Island !!! Combat modifiers Attacker: op mode(), shock(+), leaders() Assaulting units: 2nd Fiji Commando Bn /2
