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PILOT'S PERSONAL ENCOUNTER REPORT


A. Combat
B. 5 January 1944
C. 38th Fighter Squadron, 55th Fighter Group.
D. 1135
E. South of Kiel
F. CAVU
G. Me109
H. Damage, one (1) Me109
I.     The Group was bounced by 20 plus Me109ís and a Luffbury was started to the right and then to the left. While changing from one to the other, I took lead on a Me109 at about 300 yds. And fired about five seconds and then let him pass through my sights. Two or three cannon strikes were seen on the engine cowling.


WILTON WYCHE
1st Lt. Air Corps

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