Belgium

BELGIUM

World War II

NAME                                                        CONFIRMED  PROBABLE DAMAGE

du Monceau de Bergendal, Count Yvan Georges Arsene Felicien  8         3        6
Offenberg, Jean Henry Maria                                  7 [5+2]   5        7 [5+2]
Ortmans, Victor Marcel Maurice                               7 [5+2]   1        7 [5+2] +2 U
Detal, Charles Firman Joseph                                 7 [6+1]   0        0       +0+3 G
Plisnier, Andre Marie Alfred Frederick                       6 [3+3]   1        3
Venesoen, Francois August "Sus"                              5 [3+2]   1        1
Philipart, Jacques Arthur Laurent                            6         1        0
Lallemant, Raymond A.                                        6 [5+1]   1        0       +1 G
van Lierde, Remy                                             6         0        1       +1 G, +35+9 V-1


du Vivier, Daniel Albert Raymond Georges Le Roy              4         2        1
Gigot, G. F.                                                 4 [2+2]   0        0       +1 G
Donnet, Michel "Mike"                                        3         1        4
Prevot, Leon                                                 3         1        2
Kicq, A.                                                     3 [2+1]   0        1
van den Hove d'Ertsenrijck, Albert Emmanuel Alix D. J. G.    3         0        0
Picard, H.                                                   3 [2+1]   0        0
Boels, Hendrik                                               3         0        0       +1 G, +0+1 V-1
de Henricourt de Grunne, Count Rudolphe Chrislain Charles    2 [1+1]   5        1       +10 in SpCW
Boussa, Alain                                                2         1        2
Pauwels, E.                                                  2         1        1
Bousa, Adolphe Lucien                                        2         1        1
Muls, R. "Roberto"                                           2 [1+1]   1        0
Seydel, Gabriel M. "Gaby"                                    2 [1+1]   0        4 [2+2]
Demoulin, Rene Jean Ghislain                                 2 [1+1]   0        3 [0+3]
Lambrechts, Louis "Boum"                                     2         0        1
Goffin, Charles                                              2         0        1
van Eeckhoudt, Albert M.                                     2 [0+2]   0        0
Siroux, Paul                                                 2         0        0
Roman, Charles                                               2 [1+1]   0        0
Leva, P. "Pino"                                              2 [1+1]   0        0       +1+1 V-1
Herreman, Albert M. L. "Bertje"                              2         0        0
Doutrepont, Georges Louis Joseph                             2 [1+1]   0        0
de Callatay, Jean                                            2         0        0
Alexandre, Robert A. G. "Alex"                               1         1        3
Ester, Jean                                                  1 [0+1]   1        1
Plas, Emile J.                                               1 [0+1]   0        3
Boute, Fernand                                               1 [0+1]   0        2 [1+1]
van Leerberghe, Jean "L'Abbé"                                1 [0+1]   0        1
Marchal, H.                                                  1 [0+1]   0        1 [0+1]
Collignon, Leopold C. "Coco"                                 1 [0+1]   0        1
van Wersch, A. "Pey"                                         1         0        0
Seghers, Eugene George Achilles                              1         0        0       +1 V-1
Lavigne, J.                                                  1         0        0       +0+1 V-1
Hoornaert, Roger                                             1         0        0
Groensteen, Jacques A. H. "Pichon"                           1         0        0
Gonay, H. "Moustique"                                        1         0        0
Dufosez, Etienne                                             1         0        0
Doncq, M.                                                    1         0        0
de Mérode, prince Werner                                     1         0        0
de Hemptinne, Baudouin Marie Ghislain                        1         0        0
Buchin, Maurice Simon Henri Charles                          1         0        0 
Smets, H.                                                    1 [0+1]   0        0
Neulinger, S.                                                1 [0+1]   0        0
Harmel, L.                                                   1 [0+1]   0        0
Verpoorten, Ferninand "Fifi"                                 1 [0+1]   0        0
Delorme, Paul J. "Poupouille"                                0         1        2 [1+1]
de Patoul, Guy "Papou"                                       0         1        0
Malengreau, Roger Fernand Fulgeance                          0         1 [0+1]  0
Lejeune, O. G.                                               0         0        2 [0+2]
Flohimont                                                    0         0        2
Winand, Henry                                                0         0        1
Moreau, Jean                                                 0         0        1
Michotte, Marcel                                             0         0        1
Maes, Jan                                                    0         0        1
Laumans, Robert J.                                           0         0        1
Jottard, Alexis Rene Isidore Ghislain                        0         0        1
de Moerlose, E.                                              0         0        1
Brahy, Christian "Sunshine"                                  0         0        1

Verbeeck, Louis E.                                           0         0        0       + 2 V-1, +1 G
Vanderveken, R.                                              0         0        0       +0+1 V-1
Siroux, L. "Luce"                                            0         0        0       +1 G
Orban de Xivry, C.                                           0         0        0       +1 G
Wustefeld J.                                                 0         0        0       +1 V-1
Mullenders,                                                  0         0        0       +1 V-1
Balasse, M. A. L.                                            0         0        0       +5+2 V-1
G ... Ground Victory
U ... Unconfirmed Victory
SpCW ... Spanish Civil War
 

Biographies of Belgian aces
A list of all the Belgian pilots that took part in The Battle Of Britain

Much information kindly provided by Serge Bonge.

Sources & Literature
  1. Researcher Serge Bonge.
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  34. Thomas, Andrew: RAF Mustang and Thunderbolt Aces, Aircraft of the Aces 93, Osprey Publishing, April 2010.
  35. Thomas, Andrew: V1 Flying Bomb Aces, Aircraft of the Aces 113, Osprey Publishing, September 2013.
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  44. 350 (Belgian) Squadron, http://home.pi.be/~braf/350Sqn/index.htm.
  45. 609 (West Riding) Squadron RAuxAF History - Victories, http://www.609.org.uk/victories.htm.
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  48. 616 Squadron History, http://www.redtwo.demon.co.uk/616/Welcomehist.htm.
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  51. Notable Brewster Buffalo pilots in Southeast Asia, 1941-42, http://www.danford.net/notable.htm.
  52. The "Phoney War" to the end of the Invasion of the Low Countries and France, http://members.tripod.com/~John_C_McLeod/pw2i.htm.
  53. The Pilots of 41 Squadron RAF, 1939-1945, http://brew.clients.ch/RAF41Sqdn.htm.

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