Bomb aimers briefing 6 July 1944 - Creil

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Title

Bomb aimers briefing 6 July 1944 - Creil

Description

Shows a number of bomb loads AMN59 and 65s. Details distributor, preselection and false height settings as well as weights, Window and wave/aircraft allocation. Page is annotated 'Cancelled' in large letters. On the reverse oboe marking and bombing instructions.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-07-06

Contributor

Rights

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Format

Two sides front form document partially filled in on the reverse handwritten

Language

Identifier

SChattertonJ159568v10582, SChattertonJ159568v10583

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Temporal Coverage

Transcription

DATE 6 7 44 [Underlined] CREIL [/underlined]

M.C.,59.,&65 G.P. EUGZXF

[Table of bomb loads]

PETROL 1520

DISTRIBUTOR 15X .15

T.V. ZUB 1600 REST 1385

BOMB WEIGHT 13300
ALL UP. WEIGHT. 65344

[Diagonally across the page] Cancelled

[Table of preselection]

[Table of aircraft heights]

TIME OFF [deleted] 2127 OP 2218 [/deleted] E.T.R. ZERO. 0110

WINDOWS. 28 NICKELS. – EFFORT. 209+

TIME TO TARGET. TARGETA.U.W. -3000lbs. TARGET HEIGHT. 120’

Rate
C 0100W to 0130E

Rate [missing] route to French Coast

BOMBING TRACK 028°T

[Table of aircraft waves]

[Page break]

Flare Wave at H. H+2 H+4 (if required)

Oboe Yellow T.I. burning 7mins at H-2

RSF backed with green & Red T.I.

Yellow to cancel

Main force attack H+5.

Aim centre bomb of stick

Orbit: Left

Winds H. ready to put on B/S.

Spoof markers at H-10 30 miles

East of [deleted] Position F. [/deleted]Target Yellow. Green red T.I. & flares.

B/wind 13000’.

Total marking 8R 8G 12RSF

Citation

“Bomb aimers briefing 6 July 1944 - Creil,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 18, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7690.

Item Relations

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