05-APR-1942 Can't Find My Way Home

05-APR-1942 Can't Find My Way Home


Admiral Nagumo has led a striking force to British held Ceylon with the intention of destroying the British Eastern Fleet.  On the morning of April 5th, a large formation of dive and level bombers, escorted by Zeros, attacked targets in and around Colombo, Ceylon. However, the British fleet was not in the harbor and strike commander Fuchida ordered the Japanese bombers to return to the carriers in case the British fleet was located. The escorting Zeros were engaged with Hurricanes of RAF 258 Squadron when the bombers began to withdraw – taking with them the navigators and radios

  • Scenario by Brian Cantwell

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