7th March 14:20
DH Mosquito XIII MM439 (A/I Mk.VIII)
Pilot: F/O Scott
Navigator (R): Self
NFT, CINE-GUN & A/I PRACTICE
PATROL & GCI PRACTICE – Trimley
3 runs: 3 contacts: 3 visuals: 3 murders. Well controlled runs on a fairly warm target
The ORB records the first week of March 1944 as quiet, with practice flights and routine patrols, but no engagement with the enemy. Today’s flight in a new MXIII Mosquito is the first recorded flight in the ORB for MM439.