Monthly Archives: September 1944

September 18, 1944

The next claim from a pilot of 10./JG 300 – again, Kurt Welter – is made during the night of September 18th, 1944, to September 19th: one Mosquito north of Wittenberg at location 15 Ost S / JF-JF[1]Lorant, Jean-Yves; Goyat, … Continue reading

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September 15, 1944

During the night of September 15th, 1944 to September 16th, Berlin is amongst the targets of the Royal Air Force once more. 27 Mosquitos are approaching the capital on a route from the British Isles via the Zuiderzee and Hannover. … Continue reading

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September 14, 1944

The morning of September 14th, 1944, brings another missions against an allied reconnaissance aircraft: a Mosquito of No. 540 Sqn. is on a mission to Leipzig this morning.[1]No 540 Sqn. Records of Events, September 1944 (AIR 27/2007) Two pilots of … Continue reading

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September 13, 1944

On September 13th, 1944, Kurt Welter is claiming a victory at 17:42 hrs in 15 Ost S/EC-4[1]Lorant, Jean-Yves et al.: JG 300 “Wilde Sau” – Vol. 1; a.a.O., Page 385. At this time of the day and year, this would … Continue reading

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September 12, 1944

September 12th, 1944, brings the Light Night Striking Force back to Berlin, this time, however, with limited capacity: only 28 Mosquitos[1]Middlebrook, Martin et al.; The Bomber Command War Diaries; a.a.O, Page 583 lists 29 aircraft. are making it to the … Continue reading

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September 11, 1944

The night of September 11th, 1944, to September 12th sees the Mosquitos back over Berlin. And once more, the Messerschmitt Bf 109 of 10./JG 300 are in the air to counter their attack. All in all, the Mosquito crews are … Continue reading

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September 10, 1944

During the night of September 10th, 1944 to September 11th, 1944, the Mosqutios of RAF 8 Group are back in the sky of Berlin. It’s their first mission to the “Big City” after almost two weeks of absence. A total … Continue reading

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September 2, 1944

On September 2nd, 1940, the pilots of 10./JG 300 are sent up to intercept a Mosquito. But their target is none of the bombers flying to Berlin almost every night now – it is a reconnaissance aircraft flying high over … Continue reading

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