Mission No. 88
8 Jun 1944
Station: 166
Target: RR Junction at Valognes
Target: Railroad Junctions at Valognes, France. Thirty-eight planes were dispatched to this objective, and the bombs were released from 8000 to 9000 feet altitude. The first box received a fair rating with the concentration falling approximately 650 feet from the desired Aiming point. The second box rated good for two flights and fair for the third. Thirty of the planes suffered flak battle-damage, one combat crewman was killed, and five were wounded.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR THIS MISSION FROM THE GROUP MISSION RECORDS IS AVAILABLE IN THE "CREW LOADLING LIST" SECTION OF THIS WEBSITE here


Box #1 - Lead Flight
Miller
572
637-A
8
Hanlon
572
719-F
13
Baehr
572
634-J
17
Dickinson
572
972-S
11
Reynolds
572
008-L
1
Walker
572
747-T
23
Box #1 - High Flight
Schleicher
572
947-U
15
Alexander
572
252-Z
22
Mccarty
572
836-N
14
Barker
572
028-Y
2
Holliday
572
846-P
39
Koehl
572
620-B
46
Box #1 - Low Flight
Jobe
572
811-G
6
Jacobs
572
799-T
15
Crim
572
797-P
16
Whitson
572
595-V
17
Danforth
572
855-R
45
Blute
572
809-O
10

Box #2 - Lead Flight
Brandon
574
873-U
31
Horridge
574
927-N
32
Lowe
574
808-X
1
Newcomer
574
815-N
36
Evans
574
730-O
31
Metelsky
574
964-G
48
Box #2 - High Flight
Bird
574
803-K
7
Watkinson
574
818-L
29
Stanfield
574
720-K
30
Salmon
574
248-V
30
Majka
574
865-D1
34
Callison
574
851-M
31
Box #2 - Low Flight
Shaffner
573
828-L
24
Baxter
573
978-Q
22
Cassiday
573
841-A
26
Logan
573
811-V
47
Bollinger
573
615-A
41
Dearing
573
802-P
21
Box #2 - Spare Flight
Garwick
574
841-S
29