View Full Version : Amstetten bomb strike, 20 March 1945 discussion

10-26-2005, 03:06 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile10420/Amstetten-bomb-strike,-20-March-1945.htm>Amstetten bomb strike, 20 March 1945</a></b><br><br>Mission: #432<br />
Target type: marshalling yard<br />
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The main target of the 376th BG for the day was St. Valentin, Austria Tank Works. The secondary target was St. Polten, Austria, Marshalling Yard.<br />
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Of all the bombs dropped, 34% of the bombs from the 512th, 513th, and the 514th were within 1,000 feet of the target at Amstetten. The 515th hit St. Polten. Of the bombs they dropped, 90% were within 600 feet of the target.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/719793amstetten.jpg>