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Narrative - Official Air Force Mission Description

VIII Air Support Command Mission Number 5: 18 B-26Bs are dispatched against Tricqueville Airfield, France; 17 hit the target at 1825 hours.
Source: THE ARMY AIR FORCES IN WORLD WAR II: COMBAT CHRONOLOGY, 1941-1945 by Carter / Mueller, the Office of Air Force History,