VIII Fighter Command30 September 1942
IWM, Roger Freeman Collection
31FG despatches 42 Spitfires on a practice sweep along the Channel coast of England.
Description: FIGHTER SWEEP
Aircraft Type: Spitfire
Notes: Practice fighter sweep near UK coast.
- Aircraft sent: 42
Associated media based on images associated with mission in Freeman, Mighty Eighth War Diary
Lee Cunningham 27-Oct-2014. Mission description based on "Mighty Eighth War Diary" Roger A. Freeman.
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'.