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8th Air Force

30 May 1944

Official description

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Description

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Mission details

1.

Description

PHOTOGRAPHIC RECONNAISSANCE MISSION

Aircraft type

Not yet known

Notes

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Units

  • 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

    7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

    Group
    Based for the majority of their service at Mount Farm, Oxfordshire, the 7th Photographic Group (Reconnaissance) took over three million intelligence photos during the course of 4,251 sorties over occupied Europe. The Group was awarded a Distinguished...

Mission Statistics

Tonnage dropped NA

2. ATLANTIC OCEAN

Description

WEATHER RECONNAISSANCE MISSION

Aircraft type

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Notes

Not yet known

Mission Statistics

Tonnage dropped NA

3. ATLANTIC OCEAN

Description

WEATHER RECONNAISSANCE MISSION

Aircraft type

Not yet known

Notes

DH98

Mission Statistics

Tonnage dropped NA

Service

People

  • William Clements

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars
    Shot down 30 May 1944 in B-17 #41-39975 "Just Plain Lonesome" ...

  • Ernest Erickson

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 95th Bomb Group
    An Aviator's Dream: The Man From Painted Woods ...

Aircraft

  • PA841 'Kisty the 1st'

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire PA841 Mk PRXIT Const #4993, Built at Chattis Hill. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:43:09 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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