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Mission Target: ALKMAAR, AF, B & C SQDNS- CHOWHOUND

DATE: 1945-05-03 RESULT:
CREW LOST: AIRCRAFT LOST:
MISSION: CLS:

NOTES

PHOTOS:

3 May 1945 Chowhound Schiphol AF Chowhound mission 96th BG AAF photo. Photo courtesy of Jack O'Leary

Formation chart for May 3rd Chowhound Mission. Courtesy of Jack O'Leary.

Report

 Target for food drop on the Alkmaar mission. (Photo courtesy Rich Rock) 

 Target for food drop on the Alkmaar mission. (Photo courtesy Rich Rock) 

 Photo from Ray Blohm's ship dropping food on Alkmaar on 3 May, 1945 on ship # 476 Radio Call Letter P flying off Hardstand # 31. Ray was in B-Sqdn for the drop that day. Blohm Crew Information (Photo courtesy of Jack O'Leary) 

 Photo from Ray Blohm's ship dropping food on Alkmaar on 3 May, 1945 on ship # 476 Radio Call Letter P flying off Hardstand # 31. Ray was in B-Sqdn for the drop that day. Blohm Crew Information (Photo courtesy of Jack O'Leary)