S E C R E T                                                                                     FORM "F"

PERSONAL COMBAT REPORT

P/O Retinger.

DATE ................................................................ (C) 9/8/41
SQUADRON .................................................... (D) 308 (Polish)
NO. OF E/A ...................................................... (E) 8
TYPE OF E/A ................................................... (F) Me. 109
TIME OF ATTACK .......................................... (G) 1140
PLACE OF ATTACK ....................................... (H) St. Omer
HEIGHT OF E/A ............................................... (J) 20,000 ft.
ENEMY CASUALTIES .................................... (K) 1 Me. 109 damaged.
OUR CASUALTIES, a/c ................................... (L) NIL
    "               "             personnel ......................... (M) NIL

GENERAL REPORT:
North of ST. Omer I saw an Me.109 which I immediately attacked. I fired a short burst from about 200 yds, and saw my bullets strike the fuselage, but was unable to continue the action as the enemy took advantage of cloud cover and was lost to sight. I claim this machine as damaged.