156 Squadron Mission Details
Target: Schweinfurt
Mission Date: 24/02/1944
Mission Comments:
Rego Type Captain Departed Over Target Height Returned Flight Time Comments ORB Slide
ME613    F/Sgt IRVING  18:20  23.16  21500  02:15    Load 1 x 4000 lb HC, 48 x 30lb inc. 960 x 4lb inc.
Bombed on T.I. reds from 21,500' at 23.16 hours heading 030M at 170 mph. No cloud, smoke haze only over target. Two concentrations of T.I. reds; incendiary fires starting over whole target area. 
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