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Narrative - Official Air Force Mission Description

VIII Ground Air Support Command at Membury, England is redesignated VIII Air Support Command.Source: THE ARMY AIR FORCES IN WORLD WAR II: COMBAT CHRONOLOGY, 1941-1945 by Carter / Mueller, the Office of Air Force History,

Mission Reports

Non-Combat Accident Reports

Aircraft: HARVARD (#BD-137).
Organization: VIII Bomber Command / of Bovingdon, Dorset.
Pilot: Winget, Francis E.
Notes: unknown.
Location: Bovingdon, Dorset England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/

Mission Stats (Targets, Aircraft, Casualties, etc.)

Mission "Strategic Operations"
Unit arrivals and transfers in UK
September 18, 1942

Primary source for mission statistics: Mighty Eighth War Diary by Roger A. Freeman