According to his flight log, Herbert Altner is taking some more turns around Burg near Magdeburg – he has logged five flights that day – the aircraft is not recorded in his notes.
During the Night of March 18th, 1945, to March 19th, the Royal Air Force is once more sending the Mosquitos – 30 are attacking Berlin, 30 are returning homeMiddlebrook, Martin et al.; The Bomber Command War Diaries; Page 683.
The Morgenmeldung of the Luftwaffe Führungsstab Ic the next day is confirming the attempt to intercept them:
“Against Mosquitos to Berlin: 1. J. Div.: 1 Me 262 Mosquito Hunter. No successes.”Mehner, Kurt (Hrsg.): Die geheimen Tagesberichte der Deutschen Wehrmachtführung; Page 296
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|1.||↑||Middlebrook, Martin et al.; The Bomber Command War Diaries; Page 683|
|2.||↑||Mehner, Kurt (Hrsg.): Die geheimen Tagesberichte der Deutschen Wehrmachtführung; Page 296|