P-51 Mustang - type B-7NA - s/n 43-6896 WD*F
Mission: Ramrod - Escort of Bombardiers
Take Off Station 356 Debden, Essex UK Volait en n°4 ( Blue Four ) de la section Caboose
Crash probably due to bad weather - Around 8:15
Returning from an escort mission bombing the aviation grounds of Bordeaux-Mérignac
A series of events associated with the lack of visibility due to thick fog, seven P-51 and P-38 fighter aircraft will be lost (flight collision and spatial disorientation).