Log book for Lt D.W. Gay - 8-21 February 1945

Log book for Lt D.W. Gay - 8-21 February 1945

This page from Lt. D.W. Gay's Log Book covers his flying experiences from 8-21 February 1945.

Operation 15 was an attack on marshalling yards at Gonzia, and was graded as 'Apple'.

Operation 16 was an attack on marshalling yards at Conegliano, and including two packets of Window and bundles of leaflets. Result of the attack was 'Orange' and his aircraft nearly collided with the squadron leader over the target!

Operation 17 was an attack at a sugar refinery at Sermide (on the banks of the Po). The attack was graded as 'Orange', and including dropping two packets of 'Window' and bundles of leaflets.

Many thanks to Martin Hampton, the son in law of Lt. Gay, for sending us this material.

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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (16 December 2019), Log book for Lt D.W. Gay - 8-21 February 1945 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_gay_log_book_22.html

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