May 20/21, 1944
12 Halifaxes from 424 squadron were ordered on
a mining operation to the Kattegat. The crews were over the garden at 15,000
feet, sowing 22@1500 lb mines.
F/O J. Lambert returned early as the port outer
was u/s. They landed safely at base on 3 engines.
F/O E. Brown landed at Dishforth on return.