Date: 11 May 1945
Code Name: Bushing #5
Target: Nittagahara A/F (PV) 90.33-2531; Niyazaki (PR) 90.38-2529
Participating Unit: 313th Bombardment Wing
Number A/C Airborne: 11
% A/C Bombing Primary: 55% (5 primary and 6 opportunity)
Time Over Primary: 111653K - 111715K
Altitude of Attack: 15,400 - 22,400
Weather Over Target: 2/10 - 6/10
Total A/C Lost: 0
Resume of Mission: Photo reconnaissance showed numerous craters in S
portion of field not filled-in. Field is operative. Flak was heavy,
meager, and inaccurate. No E/A sighted. Two A/C landed at Iwo Jima.
Average Bomb Load: 11,440 lbs. Average Fuel Reserve: 723 gallons.