311 Sqn(East Wretham Wellington IC) 6.2.41
2971 H A/C attacked harbour of Boulogne. Burst of own bombs followed by five big and seven small white fires, followed again by explosions, in Basin 3.
1022 K A/C bombed in one attack from OSTROHOVEN on right bank of river Lishe. No definite results observed. Some fires noted in area on arrival.
2553 B Crew unable to locate precise target, so bombed in one stick, where S/Ls appeared through cloud. No results seen.
7842 T No message received from A/C, aircraft not seen since leaving East Wretham aerodrome.
2561 A A/C unable to located target, so bombed in one stick believed just W of Basin 5. No results observed.
1371 F A/C bombed in one stick N-S, all bursts noted, but owing to 9/10 cloud over area precise results not observed. Bombs from other A/C noted S of Basin 4 and 6.
ADDENDUM - Wellington L7842 KX-T Force landed, intact, and later test flown by the Luftwaffe at its Experimental and Test facility at Rechlin. Crew taken prisoner, one was murdered by Gestapo in March 1944 following the mass escape at Sagan (Stalag Luft III) otherwise known as THE GREAT ESCAPE.
19 Sqn(Spitfire IIA) moved to Fowlmere
Any ship can be a minesweeper, once.
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ED/BTR Ressurection Project