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Date: August 2nd 1943

[newspaper clipping titled:]

Hamburg—8th Attack In 10 Days

[handwritten heading and note:]

HALIFAX  “A”     2:8:43     NO. 12.
D.O.T. 6:23

B.D. T.D.  28 Tons  11 cwt  48 lbs.

Weather conditions unsuitable fore flying a great number of A/C were forced to turn back. But not Sgt Burns and crew.
Flak heavy and very well predickted crossing the coast going in.
On reaching the target we observed a large cu-nin cloud reaching to 30000 ft. lightening was terrific and at its worst when we were in the target area. We bombed and obtained a Photo
Non of us wish to have another trip like it.
Last trip in Halifax

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