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6 B-17s from 305BG/422BS are despatched on a night operation to drop 300 bundles (1,500,000?0 leaflets on the Frensch cities of Rouen, Rennes, Reims, Paris, and Amiens. There are no losses, casualties or claims.
300 BUNDLES DROPPED
B-17 Flying Fortress
Night leaflet drop on French cities by 305th Bomb Group/422nd Bomb Squadron.
|Number of aircraft Sent||6|
|Number of aircraft Effective||6|
|10 March 2016 19:20:14||Lee8thbuff||Changes to name and description|
Lee Cunningham 10-Mar-2016. Added Mission Narrative based on "The Mighty Eighth War Diary", Roger A. Freeman
|27 September 2014 18:43:12||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'.