Bomb aimers briefing 21 May 1944

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Title

Bomb aimers briefing 21 May 1944

Description

Indicates four bomb loads, one of parachute mines for gardening and three for conventional bombs for bombing. Includes preselection settings, false height settings, window, route. Annotated 'Kiel bay, Duisberg'. Notes on the reverse.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-05-21

Contributor

Anne-Marie Watson

Rights

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Format

Two sides of form document filled in.

Language

Identifier

SChattertonJ159568v10057, SChattertonJ159568v10058

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

[Underlined] KIEL BAY & DUISBERG. [/underlined]

DATE 21-5-44

AGPMC TXKJEL YSZ R.V.

[Table of bomb loads]

FLASH -
[Underlined] 1600 GALLS [/underlined]

Distrib .5 & .25 (32 way)

T.V. 1000 1000

[Table of bomb weights and all up weights]

[Table of Preselect]

[Table of aircraft heights] PEG IN 6

WINDOWS. [underlined] 15 PK [/underlined] C D 30 mls C NICKELS. - EFFORT. 110.

EFFORT. 110 [underlined] 70 V GP MINING [/underlined]

ROUTE - Base – 5500 x 0400 – 5525 x 0825 – 5520 X 0952
Δ – 5435 x 1030 (Marshal) – 5543 x 1000 – 5600 x 0810
5500 x 0400 - Base.

METHOD. OFF 2215

[Circled] PATTER [/circled]

[Diagram]

[Page break]

[Underlined] MINIG [/underlined]

Briefing in Briefing Room

15,000 FT APPROX

Citation

“Bomb aimers briefing 21 May 1944,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 24, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7140.

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