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42-94790 T N Toni

B-24H-15-FO

 

A 34th BG Original

 

MISSION LIST

 

Mission #1 May 23, 1944 42-94790 D/O 4BS Runyan 

Mission #4 May 27, 1944 42-94790 D/O 4BS Runyan (Abort)

Mission #5 May 28, 1944 42-94790 D/O 4BS Runyan

 

Transferred to 493BG.

                                                                                                      

Transferred to 466BG.

 

December 14, 1944 Transferred to MTO.

 

MISSION DETAILS

Mission #1 May 23, 1944 42-94790 D/O 4BS Runyan

Took off at 0520 hours from Hardstand #9.

Was to fly position 2-3 in Lead Squadron, but instead flew position 3-3 in High Squadron.

Carried 12 500 lb. Bombs. Dropped on Primary at 0856 hours from 15,000 feet.

"Bombs burst just short of target area. Other targets bombed heavily."

No damage reported.

Landed 1156 hours.

Runyan (P)

Schwartz (CP)

Lynn (N)

Mankin (B)

Lucas (R)

Mullin (E)

Peacock (NG)

Guynn (TG)

Black (BG)

Byers (G)

 

Mission #4 May 27, 1944 42-94790 D/O 4BS Runyan (Abort)

Took off at 0839 hours.

Was to fly position 3-1 in High Squadron, but aborted.

Carried 10 500 lb bombs. Brought all bomba back to base.

Returned early because of malfunction in induction system of #1 engine.

Landed 1015 hours.

No sortie.

Runyan (P)

Schwartz (CP)

Lynn (N)

Mankin (B)

Lucas (R)

Mullin (E)

Black (BG)

Guynn (TG)

Peacock (NG)

Byers (G)

 

Mission #5 May 28, 1944 42-94790 D/O 4BS Runyan

Took off at 1024 hours from Hardstand #10.

Flew position 3-3 in Lead Squadron.

Carried 10 500 lb GP bombs. Dropped on the Primary at 1458 hours from 21,500 feet.

No damage reported.

Landed 1758 hours.

#2 supercharger inoperative; #1 cylinder head temperature running high. Inspected and repaired.

Runyan (P)

Schwartz (CP)

Lynn (N)

Lucas (R)

Mullin (E)

Black (BG)

Guynn (TG)

Peacock (NG)

Byers (G)

 

Transferred to 493BG.

                                                                                                      

Transferred to 466BG.

 

December 14, 1944 Transferred to MTO.