Mission Date: 14/01/1945
Mission Comments: 10 aircraft detailed for daylight operations on SAARBRUCKEN. The Master Bomber was S/L P.F. Clayton DFC and his Deputy was F/L M.W. Kitson. When the M/B arrived on target he found the main force had arrived and were starting to bomb., they had arrived three minutes early. He took control and ordered aircraft to orbit, as they were overshooting. Marking was pulled back to the A/P and the M/B was able to direct the attack sucessfully. Bombing for the last part of the attack was good.