Skip to main content
Edit entry 

VIII Air Support Command PHOTO RECCE

8 April 1943

Official description

Not yet known

Description

7th Photo Reconnaissance Group (PRG)/13th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron (PRS) despatches 1 F-5 over parts of NW France to gather intelligence on German dispositions.

Mission details

1. FRENCH COAST

Description

PHOTOGRAPHIC RECONNAISSANCE MISSION

Aircraft type

F-5 Lightning

Notes

Photo recce mission over NW French coast. One F-5 despatched.

Mission Statistics

Number of aircraft Sent 1

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 December 2014 19:51:34 Lee8thbuff Changes to name
Sources

Lee Cunningham 29-Dec-2014. Added "photo recce" to title.

Date Contributor Update
29 December 2014 19:50:29 Lee8thbuff Changes to description
Sources

Lee Cunningham 29-Dec-2014. Description based on "The Mighty Eighth War Diary" Roger A. Freeman

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:43:14 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

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'.

Share