Bolivia        roundel, Cuerpo de Aviacion Boliviano

BOLIVIA

Gran Chaco War


NAME                 VICTORIES    AIRFORCE                       COMMENTS

Pabon Cuevas, Rafael     3        Cuerpo de Aviacion Boliviano
Calvo, Mario             1        Cuerpo de Aviacion Boliviano   observer/gunner
Rivera, Luis Ernst       1        Cuerpo de Aviacion Boliviano
Alarcon, Alberto         1        Cuerpo de Aviacion Boliviano   shared vict.
Beltran, Emelio          1        Cuerpo de Aviacion Boliviano   shared vict.

Air-to-Air Victories

Date Unit Aircraft Pilot Victim Country
04.12.1932 CAB Vickers Scout type 143 (No.96) R. Pabon Cuevas Potez 25A2 FAP
12.06.1933 CAB Vickers Scout type 143 L. Ernst Rivera Fiat CR.20bis FAP
11.12.1934 CAB
CAB
Curtiss Hawk II
Curtiss Hawk II
A. Alarcon
E. Beltran
Potez 25 FAP
18.06.1934 CAB   R. Pabon Cuevas Fiat FAP
12.08.1934 CAB Curtiss Osprey C14R (No.78) R. Pabon Cuevas
M. Calvo (*)
Potez 25 TOE FAP
(*) ... observer/gunner

Vickers Scout type 143
Vickers Scout type 143

Curtiss Hawk II
Curtiss Hawk II


Sources & Literature
  1. Researcher Richard K. Cotton.
  2. Hagedorn, Dan - Sapienza, Antonio L.: Aircraft of the Chaco War 1928-1935, Shiffer 1996
  3. Sapienza, Antonio Luis: Aircraft of the Chaco War, Part I - Paraguay, in Small Air Forces Observer, Vol 16 No.3 (No.63), July 1992.
  4. Sapienza, Antonio Luis: Aircraft of the Chaco War, Part II - Bolivia, in Small Air Forces Observer, Vol 16 No.4 (No.64), October 1992.
  5. Sapienza, Antonio Luis: Une guerre oubliée: les combats aériens sur le Chaco, Premiére partie, in Avions, No. 118, Janvier 2003.
  6. Šnajdr, M.: Curtiss F11C-2/BFC-2 Ghoshawk a Curtiss Hawk II, part two, in Historie a plastikové modelářství, No. 09, 2004.
  7. Pioneros de la Aviacion Iberoamericana, Servicion Historico y Cultural del Ejercito del Aire, Madrid, Spain 1999.
  8. The Gran Chaco Air War - Part 1, Insignia, Issue 5 Mar/Apr 1997, Blue Rider Publishing, London.
  9. Gleize, Jean-Paul: Aces, http://jpgleize.perso.neuf.fr/aces/homeaces.htm
  10. Magnus, Allan: Air Aces Home Page, http://users.accesscomm.ca/magnusfamily/airaces1.htm.

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