31 grudnia 1942 r. - ppor. Henryk Pietrzak (306 Dywizjon)
Poniższy tekst to meldunek ppor. Henryka Pietrzaka (wówczas pilota 306 Dywizjonu My¶liwskiego "Toruńskiego") z walki w dniu 31 grudnia 1942 r.:
PERSONAL COMBAT REPORT.
NO. 306 POLISH SQUADRON.
P/O PIETRZAK, HENRYK. (POLISH)
B. 306 Squadron (POlish)
C. Spitfire IX
E. N.E. of Le Crotoy
J. 1 FW. 190 destroyed
The Squadron split up and dived on some 12 E/A flying 4,000 feet below us at 22,000 feet. I attacked one of the last pairs and getting on his tail, I opened fire from 100 yards closing to 30 yards. I saw black smoke and flames and the E/A did a half roll and went into a dive. I followed it down to 18,000 ft and the plane was still burning so I pulled out and rejoined my Squadron which was forming up off the Coast at Berck. Here I saw 6 FW. make a climing attack on a Spitfire flying by itself some 400 yds. to the left of the Squadron. We turned towards it but it went into a gentle dive with white smoke coming from it. The FW. 190's dived away into cloud. I landed Northolt 15.25.
I claim 1 FW. 190 as destroyed.
I fired 2x60 Cannon.
No Cine Camera carried.
306 Polish Squadron
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