30, 1943 Our target
today was the Pomigliano airdrome at Naples.
All four groups went out. We and the second
took care of the airdrome while the 97th
and 99th plastered the docks and shipping.
We've gone to Naples twice and both times
it has been on Sunday. It must be shell-shocking
to those poor devils to have thousands of
pounds of bombs dropped on them. There
wasn't much opposition except for a little
flak and a few fighters. All planes got back. I
led our second element with Allison as
took seven hours and 25 minutes to make the