101 Squadron Mission Details
Mission Date: 23/12/1940
Mission Comments:
Rego Type Captain Departed Over Target Height Returned Flight Time Comments ORB Slide
3801  Blenheim  F/Lt CREE  16:56      19:25    Object was to harass enemy aerodromes in the Lille area - low 10/10 cloud and rain caused abandonment of sortie - bombs were brought back.  698 
2234  Blenheim  F/O McLAREN  17:16      20:04    Flarepath lights on Lille Nord bombed from 1,000 ft. By incorrect bomb selection 4 flares 1 delay 250 lb and 6 forty lb bombs dropped. Aircraft seen dispersed around perimeter of aerodrome.  698