10 Wellingtons from 431 and 432 Squadrons were ordered out on a mining operation to Lorient. The crews were over the garden at between 400 and 1,500 feet, sowing 18@1500 lb mines.
F/Sgt B. Jackson from 431 Squadron was hit by flak, not serious.
Sgt N. Goldie from 432 Squadron returned early
as they could not find the pinpoint.