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VIII Air Support Command PHOTO RECCE

19 August 1943

Official description

Not yet known

Description

7 F-5s from 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group are despatched on photo recce sorties over France. There are no losses or claims.

Mission details

1.

Description

PHOTOGRAPHIC RECONNAISSANCE MISSION

Aircraft type

F-5 Lightning

Notes

Not yet known

Mission Statistics

Number of aircraft Sent 7

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 May 2015 18:09:43 Lee8thbuff Changes to name and description
Sources

Lee Cunningham 24-May-2015. Added Mission Narrative based on "The Mighty Eighth War Diary", Roger A. Freeman.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:43:15 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Lee Cunningham, 8th Air Force missions research database / Stan Bishop's 'Losses of the US 8th and 9th Air Forces', the Combat Chronology of the US Army Air Forces and the work of Roger Freeman including the 'Mighty Eighth War Diary'.

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