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95th Bombardment Squadron (M) AAF
17th Bombardment Group (M) AAF
APC 374

1 April 1945

Subject: Combat Missions and Combat Operational Hours.

TO: Whom it may concern.

1. I certify that Tactical Sergeant Delbert F. Kretschmar, ASN #, a member of this organization, has completed sixty (60) combat missions and two hundred sixty-four and one-twelfth (264.05) combat operational hours, as indicated below:

Mission Date Time Target
1 9 June 1944 3:55 Castiglione Fiorentina H/W Bridge, Italy
2 13 June 1944 3:35 Two (2) Boats in Leghorn Harbor, Italy
3 17 June 1944 3:40 Visembra Railroad Bridge, Italy
4 29 June 1944 4:20 La Spezia Ammo Factory & Dump, Italy
5 6 July 1944 4:35 Anulla Ammo Plant, Italy
6 7 July 1944 5:00 Collechio Ammo Dump, Italy
7 11 July 1944 4:15 Ronco Sorivia Railroad Bridge, Italy
8 16 July 1944 4:45 PO/Torrebereti Rd & RR Bridge, Italy
9 19 July 1944 4:50 Piaoezza Railroad Bridge, Italy
10 23 July 1944 4:40 Antomassi  Railroad Bridge, Italy
11 26 July 1944 4:35 Ronco Sorivia Railroad Bridge, Italy
12 30 July 1944 4:40 Ovado Railroad Bridge, Italy
13 3 August 1944 4:30 Lerens Road Bridge, France
14 5 August 1944 5:10 Tarasoon Railroad Bridge, Italy
15 9 August 1944 5:35 Pergamo Airdrome, Italy
16 15 August 1944 4:05 Invasion Area Gun Positions, France
17 16 August 1944 3:45 Invasion Area Gun Positions, France
18 17 August 1944 3:00 St. Julienne Railroad Viaduct, Italy
19 24 August 1944 4:25 Castel Del Rio Road Bridge, Italy
20 26 August 1944 4:00 Gun Positions St. Maraeille, France
21 28 August 1944 5:35 Villa France Airdrome, Italy
22 29 August 1944 6:40 Ponte di Piave Railroad Bridge, Italy
23 31 August 1944 6:15 Bridge E. of Terraro, Italy
24 4 Sept 1944 5:05 Vigevago Rd & RR Bridge, Italy
25 11 Sept 1944 4:30 San Pietro Buildings & Troops, Italy
26 12 Sept 1944 4:10 Firenzula Buildings & Troops, Italy
27 14 Sept 1944 4:10 Pictromala Defense Positions
28 17 Sept 1944 4:40 Piaconza Railroad Bridge, Italy
29 18 Sept 1944 6:20 Pizzighettane Railroad Bridge, Italy
30 23 Sept 1944 3:10 Palazzola Railroad Bridge, Italy
31 26 Sept 1944 3:20 Oatiglia Railroad Bridge, Italy
32 1 Oct 1944 3:40 Erta Fuel Dump, Italy
33 3 Oct 1944 4:20 Norvesa D' Battaglia Fuel Dump, Italy
34 12 Oct 1944 4:10 Road Bridge S. of Balogna, Italy
35 13 Oct 1944 2:45 Road Bridge S. of Balogna, Italy
36 18 Oct 1944 3:10 Dolce Fuel Dump, Italy
37 20 Oct 1944 3:50 Weather Reconnaissance, Balogna, Italy
38 31 Oct 1944 4:20 Narvasa Railroad Bridge, Italy
39 4 Nov 1944 3:35 Calliana Railroad Bridge, Italy
40 5 Nov 1944 4:00 Malta D' Livenza Railroad Bridge, Italy
41 6 Nov 1944 3:00 Ala Railroad Bridge, Italy
42 7 Nov 1944 3:35 Torli Troop Concentration, Italy
43 8 Nov 1944 3:40 Callanio Railroad Bridge, Italy
44 10 Nov 1944 3:10 San Margherita E. Railroad Bridge, Italy
45 11 Nov 1944 4:30 Ora Railroad Bridge, Italy
46 1 Dec 1944 2:45 Breisach Railroad Bridge, Germany
47 10 Dec 1944 3:25 Breisach Railroad Bridge, Germany
48 14 Dec 1944 3:35 Otterbach Defense Positions, Germany
49 23 Dec 1944 5:00 Neckarelz Railroad Bridge, Germany
50 24 Dec 1944 3:15 Sangen Railroad Bridge, Germany
51 30 Dec 1944 4:00 Oaa Town Storage & Supplies, Germany
52 2 Jan 1945 3:35 Thaleischweiler Barrarks & Supplies, Germany
53 18 Jan 1945 3:30 Bitche Barraks, France
54 19 Jan 1945 4:00 Rastatt Marshalling Yard, Germany
55 22 Jan 1945 3:35 Rastatt Railroad Bridge, Germany
56 21 Feb 1945 4:15 Bad Munster Railroad Bridge, Germany
57 22 Feb 1945 4:30 Balinger Railroad Siding, Germany
58 25 Feb 1945 4:15 Siegelsbach Ammo Dump, Germany
59 15 Mar 1945 4:40 Seigfried Line, Germany
60 21 Mar 1945 5:00 Eberstadt Ammo Dump, Germany

Total Combat Mission Time: 257.40
Total Dry Run and Air Spare Time: 6:25
Total Combat Operational Time: 264:05

John P. Martinson
Captain, Air Corps,
Operations Officer.


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