Danish WW2 Pilots

Ltn. Kjeld Rønhof

Unit

332 Sqn

Aircraft

Spitfire IXc , BS248 (AH-O)

Date

22.04.43

Time

20:50 -21:00

Details

These six aircraft were scrambled and ordered to Bradwell at 30,000 feet.Reaching 24,000 feet, the flight was ordered to patrol coast off Bradwell at 10,000 feet. The patrol was uneventful. Weather:- Thin layers of cloud at 20,000 feet. Visibility poor.

Source

AIR 27/1718

Note

Se Rønhof (1996), p 52. Rønhof reports that he is scrambled because of an intruding JU88. Acsending his engine catches fire, but he manages to return to base.

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