Danish WW2 Pilots

2nd Ltt. Palle Thomsen

Unit

331 Sqn

Aircraft

Spitfire IX L.F. (FN-D)

Date

27.08.44

Time

06:40 -08:00

Details

12 a/c led by Major Gran, D.F.C. took off to carry out an armed recco mission in area A and B. 3 lorries, 1 APV, 1 staffcar and 1 M/C destroyed. 1 APV and 3 lorries damaged. 2 tanks hit. All vehicles were moving east in the ROUEN-GOURNEN area. Light flak was met with from a convoy at M.2441 and along the river SEINE. A convoy making east consisting of approx 15 lorries was observed at M.2441. All a/c returned safely to base.

Source

AIR 27/1726

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