Okinawa Diary – July 10, 1945


July 10, 1945

Nothing today. Saw show tonight “Salty O’Rourke“. (Ladd)

July 11, 1945

Worked late at lab tonight. Nothing else today.

July 12, 1945

Nothing today. Saw a very corny show tonight called “Rhythm of the Islands“.

July 13, 1945

Another drab day. Did some color chemical mixing tonight.

July 14, 1945

Today we flew our first mission on Shanghai.

Had first softball practice today. Weather has been very hot lately. A person sweats no matter where he’s at.

July 15, 1945

Nothing today, saw show tonight Laraine Day, Robert Young ” “.

July 16, 1945

Nothing today – weather still hot.

July 17, 1945

Today we flew our first mission over Korea and Honshu.

July 18, 1945

Today we lost another pilot and plane. Lt. Simpson did not return from his mission…

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