29 kwietnia 1942 r. - sierż. Władysław Kiedrzyński (316 Dywizjon)
Poniższy tekst to meldunek sierż. Władysława Kiedrzyńskiego (wówczas pilota 316 Dywizjonu Myśliwskiego "Warszawskiego") z walki w dniu 29 kwietnia 1942 r.:
PERSONAL COMBAT REPORT.
Northolt Polish Wing.
SGT. KIEDRZYNSKI. (POLISH) - BLUE 2.
A. DATE. 29.4.42.
B. UNIT. No. 316 (Polish) Squadron.
C. TYPE OF OUR A/C. Spitfire VB.
D. TIME OF ATTACK. 16.05 hrs. approx.
E. PLACE OF ATTACK. S.E. of Hardelot.
F. WEATHER. Clear, visibility good.
G. OUR CASUALTIES, A/C. Nil.
H. " " PILOTS. Nil.
J. ENEMY CASUALTIES in combat. 1 F.W. 190 damaged.
Flying as Blue 2, at 27,000ft, I had just crossed the French coast near Hardelot, I observed a F.W.190 approaching me at an angle of 80deg. and it came right across my sights. I fired a burst with cannon from 350 yards and distinctly saw strikes on the fuselage. The e/a. went down turning to the right and I followed my leader. I claim 1 F.W.190 as damaged. Cine Camera gun was carried and exposed.
Rounds fired:- Cannon. 13 rounds 1st.
11 rounds 2nd. "
No. 316 (Polish) Squadron