RAF Western Desert Air Force

21 June 1942

Official Description

9 B-24’s bomb Bengasi harbor after RAF Wellingtons light the target with flares and incendiaries


HALPRO B-24 conduct a night time raid on Benghazi harbor, with the support of RAF Wellingtons.

Mission Details

Benghazi Harbour

Description: 9 B-24 Liberators attack the harbor at Benghazi.

Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator


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  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: Halverson Detachment
  • Service Numbers: 12026078 / 0-789038 / 0-388723
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Navigator - Bombardier


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