Russ Locandro

44th Bomb Squadron

Radar Bombardier


Target: Numazu, SW Tokyo


July 16, 1945


Lt. Doherty and crew #17 “Global Glamour”


Something new was added on this mission. Japs were shooting fireballs at us. No serious damage however. Thank God! We had 8/10 undercast, another radar run was completed satisfactorily. The flak was light and so were the fighters.


Combat Flying Hours: 14:15