Ireland

IRELAND

World War II

NAME                                   CONFIRMED  PROBABLE  DAMAGE    AIRFORCE

Finucane, Brendan Éamon FitzPatrick    32 [26+6]  9 [8+1]   8         RAF,RCAF  
Hughes, Frederick Desmond              19 [18+1]  1         1         RAF
Kilmartin, John Ignatius               12 [10+2]  0         1         RAF       +2 unconfirmed
MacKenzie, Kenneth William             13 [10+3]  0         3 [2+1]   RAF
Turkington, Robert Wilkinson           12 [9+3]   1         4         RAF
Meagher, Patrick Edward                10         2         1         RAF
Meaker, James Reginald Bryan            8 [6+2]   1 [0+1]   3         RAF
Smythe, Rupert Frederick                6         0         1         RAF       +2 unconfirmed
Bruen, John Martin                      9 [4+5]   0         3 [2+1]   FAA
Miller, Charles Michael                 4         0         0         RAF       +2 ground


A list of all the Irish pilots that took part in The Battle Of Britain

Brendan Eamond Fergus Finucane
Brendan Éamon FitzPatrick Finucane

Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb, BM308, BF, Wing Commander Brendan Finucane, RAF Hornchurch, July 1942
Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb, BM308, BF, Wing Commander Brendan Finucane, RAF Hornchurch, July 1942.


Sources & Literature
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  3. Brendan Éamon FitzPatrick Finucane, Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paddy_Finucane.
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