368th Fighter Group
Gun Camera Film
Richard Kik, Jr.
26May44 - Mission:  Attack targets,
Evreux/Fauville, France.
Clip#1: 11 seconds, Size: 1.2MB
Strafing target - dark film - good
example of the pattern a burst from
eight .50cal guns give.
27May44 - Mission:  Napalm
ammo dump near Compiegne, Fr.
then attack targets of opportunity.
Clip#1: 19 seconds, Size: 1.9MB
Strafing vehicle driving down road.
Near miss.
30May44 - Mission: Dive-bomb
bridges at Elbeuf and Pont-de-L’
Arche and attack targets of
opportunity.
23 seconds, Size: 2.3MB
Attacking train, locomotive
destroyed.
12June44 - D-Day + 6 Mission:
Rodeo & Armed Recce behind
beachheads.
Clip#1:  14 seconds, Size: 1.4MB
Strafing targets.
29June44 - Mission:  Rodeo &
Armed Recce near St. Lo, France.
Clip#1: 10 seconds, Size: 1.0MB
Strafing vehicle
29June44
Clip#3: 23 seconds, Size: 2.36MB
Strafing targets.
26May44
Clip#2: 26 seconds, Size: 2.6MB
Dive Bombing target in wooded
area with bomb blasts.
14June44 - D-Day + 8 Mission:
Rodeo & Armed Recce south of
Caen, France.
Clip#1:  28 seconds, Size: 3.2MB
Strafing armored vehicle.  Lot of
smoke in clip.
29June44 - Mission:  Dive-bomb
railroad gun emplacements near
St. Lo, France.
Clip#2: 10 seconds, Size: 1MB
Dive bombing rail yard, railroad
guns.
06Aug44 - Mission:  Armed Recce &
Armored column cover for advancing
3rd Armored Division.
Clip#1:  14 seconds, Size: 1.4MB
Dive bombing marshaling yard.
26May44
Clip#3: 14 seconds, Size: 1.5MB
Strafing vehicle on roadway
with impressive results.  
27May44 -
Clip#2: 25 seconds, Size: 2.5MB
Strafing vehicles on road.  Note
hits at very end of film in bottom
right corner.
27May44 -
Clip#3: 20 seconds, Size: 2MB
Strafing vehicles.  Note wild tracer
rounds at end of burst.  Then a
large amount of AA fire.
12June44 - D-Day + 6 Mission:
Rodeo & Armed Recce behind
beachheads.
Clip#2:  17 seconds, Size: 1.7MB
Strafing targets along road.
12June44 - D-Day + 6 Mission:
Rodeo & Armed Recce behind
beachheads.
Clip#3:  18 seconds, Size: 1.84MB
Strafing targets
12June44 - D-Day + 6 Mission:
Rodeo & Armed Recce behind
beachheads.
Clip#4:  17 seconds, Size: 1.77MB
Rolling in for the attack and
strafing targets.  Good view of
countryside on pull out.
14June44 - D-Day + 8 Mission:
Rodeo & Armed Recce south of
Caen, France.
Clip#2:  13 seconds, Size: 1.38MB
Strafing armored vehicle.
29June44
Clip#4: 8 seconds, Size: 800KB
Strafing targets.
06Aug44 - Mission:  Armed Recce &
Armored column cover for advancing
3rd Armored Division.
Clip#2:  8.6 seconds, Size: 900KB
Low level attack strafing targets.
06Aug44 - Mission:  Armed Recce &
Armored column cover for advancing
3rd Armored Division.
Clip#3: 12 seconds, Size: 1.26MB
Diving attack strafing targets.
06Aug44 - Mission:  Armed Recce &
Armored column cover for advancing
3rd Armored Division.
Clip#4:  14 seconds, Size: 1.4MB
Strafing target near a church.
06Aug44 - Mission:  Armed Recce &
Armored column cover for advancing
3rd Armored Division.
Clip#5:  11 seconds, Size: 1.2MB
Strafing target.