Notes of Raymond Leyerly

September 22, 1944

The air raid alarm went at 7:15 a.m. and the planes came over at 7:30 a.m. Heavy anti-aircraft fire and bombing as yesterday. One plane was seen shot down.

At 8:50 a.m. another wave of over 50 planes; heavy bombing… several more fires started; planes left but all clear was not sounded until 3:00 p.m.

Another airraid signal sounded at 4:35 p.m. No planes appeared and the all clear signal sounded ay 5:35 p.m.