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7PRG/13PRS despatches 2 F-5s on photographic reconnaissance sorties over NW France and along west Germany border. 1 F-5 is down in the North Sea, cause not determined, pilot rescued and taken POW.
PHOTOGRAPHIC RECONNAISSANCE MISSION
Photo recce mission over NW France and W Germany.
|Number of aircraft Sent||2|
|Number of aircraft Missing In Action||1|
|Number of people Prisoners of War||1|
|05 January 2015 17:48:09||Lee8thbuff||Changes to name and description|
Lee Cunningham 5-Jan-2015. Description based on "The Mighty Eighth War Diary" Roger A. Freeman.
|27 September 2014 18:43:15||AAM||AAM ingest|
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'.