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Middle East Air Force

1 August 1942

Official description

During 1/2 Aug, B-24’s hit convoy in Mediterranean, scoring 3 direct hits on a large merchant ship which last aircraft reports sinking. 1 B-24 is lost in crash-landing at base.

Description

B-24 Liberators carry out a night attack on a convoy in the Mediterranean, they claim 3 hits on a merchant vessel and one aircraft is lost.

Mission details

1. Shipping in Mediterranean

Description

Not yet known

Aircraft type

B-24 Liberator

Notes

Not yet known

Mission Statistics

Number of aircraft Effective 3

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 September 2019 14:58:36 Emily Created entry with name, date, official description and description
Sources

Air Force Combat Chronology

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