44th Bomb Group Mission Number 7

Date City Country Target
6/28/1943 Beaumont Le Roget France Airdrome

Unofficial Mission Summary 

Secondary Target: Bernay de St. Martin

At 1650 on the route out the first time a B-17 joined the formation but lagged behind. Only the serial numbers were observed and the top turret was not working. On the turn to the English coast for the first time, the B-17 did not follow, but after the second turn back towards the French coast the B-17 picked up the formation and then disappeared again at the French coast.
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