Spitfire IX , BS249 (AH-R)
Rodeo 222. Climbing from base the Wing crossed the French coast at Nieuport and made a sweep inland passing East of Ypres and recrossing out at Hardelot, where course was set for base and the Squadron had landed by 1245 hours without any incident. No flak was experienced and no shipping or e/a seen. Weather:- Mainly clear, but hazy in area of operation. Visibility good. South and West of Le Touquet – layer of 10/10th cloud with base at about 8,000 feet.