Date: 11 February 1945
Code Name: Sea Search # 1
Target: 60 miles each side L 135 degrees east - 148 degrees east L 30 degrees north
Participating Unit: 313th BW
Number A/C Airborne: 9
% A/C Bombing Primary: 88% (8 A/C)
Time Over Search Area: 111518K (ETA over search area)
Altitude: 3,000 feet
Weather Over Target: 10/10 overcast
Total A/C Lost: 0
Resume of Mission: Nine aircraft to search for enemy picket boats. One early return. Search area 10/10 overcast radar used.
AA - Sofu-Gan heavy, meager and inaccurate. Enemy convoy - heavy, meager and inaccurate. No enemy fighter opposition.
Enemy convoy of 4 DD, 2 tankers, and 5 freighters sighted at 29 degrees, 29 minutes north - 140 degrees 20 minutes east.
No bomb load. Average gas reserve: unavailable.