From "My Diary of Ops" - the notebook of Flight Sergeant E. Burnett, 419 Squadron R.C.A.F.
(part of a series)
Thurs July 23/42
Took off from Base at 0049 with own crew and on A/C BH.604, with flares and bomb load.
Target Duisburg. visibiltiy 10/10 clouds clear over target which was lit up by flares.
reception was good. dropped our load and got the hell out. not a bad trip
landed at 0400 all safe and sound no E.A/C encountered.