Swaziland

SWAZILAND

World War I

NAME                                   VICTORIES           UNIT        AIRFORCE

Payne, Leonard Allen                      11               48 Sq.      RAF,RFC
Howe, Percy Frank Charles                  5               74 Sq.      RAF

Captain Leonard Allen Payne
Captain Leonard Allen Payne

Leonard Allen Payne: List of Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 29 Oct 1917 1620 48 Bristol Fighter 1 Pfalz D.III (DES) 6 NE of Dixmude
2 03 Jan 1918 48 Bristol Fighter LVG C (OOC)  
3 26 Feb 1918 48 Bristol Fighter 2 LVG C (DESF)  
4 08 Mar 1918 0800 48 Bristol F.2b (A7298) 2 Albatros D.V (OOC) Mont d'Origny
5 08 Mar 1918 0800 48 Bristol F.2b (A7298) 2 Albatros D.V (OOC) Mont d'Origny
6 12 Mar 1918 1200 48 Bristol Fighter 2 Fokker DR.I (OOC) NE of St. Quentin
7 21 Mar 1918 48 Bristol Fighter 2 LVG C (OOC)  
8 19 May 1918 1115 48 Bristol F.2b (C793) 3 Albatros D.V (OOC) E of Proyart
9 27 May 1918 1815 48 Bristol F.2b (C877) 3 Albatros D.V (OOC) S of Albert
10 30 May 1918 1745 48 Bristol F.2b (C877) 4 Albatros D.V (DES) Bray
11 04 Nov 1918 1515 48 Bristol F.2b (D6041) 5 Fokker D.VII (DES) Lessines-Gramont

1 Observer 2/Lt V Bourdillon
2 Observer Lt GHH Scutt
3 Observer Lt CJR Gibson
4 Observer Lt Arnold Ansell
5 Observer 2/Lt RL Ford
6 Shared with 2/Lt Herbert Hartley & 2/Lt EC Birch

Percy Frank Charles "Swazi" Howe: List of Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 12 Apr 1918 1440 74 S.E.5a Albatros D.V (DES) 1 Bois de Phalempin
2 21 May 1918 0840 74 S.E.5a Pfalz D.III (OOC) NE of Merville
3 12 Jun 1918 2010 74 S.E.5a (D6854) Pfalz D.III (DES) Bailleul-Armentières
4 15 Jun 1918 0730 74 S.E.5a (D6854) Pfalz D.III (OOC) Menin-Courtrai
5 15 Jun 1918 0810 74 S.E.5a (D6854) Pfalz D.III (DES) 2 mi S of Zillebeke Lake

1 Shared with Capt Edward Mannock, Lt Henry Dolan, Lt Benjamin Roxburgh-Smith and Lt Harris Clements

Sources & Literature
  1. Shores, Christopher - Franks, Norman - Guest, Russell: Above The Trenches: A Complete Record of The Fighter Aces And Units of The British Empire Air Forces 1915-1920, Grub Street, London 1996.
  2. Shores, Christopher - Franks, Norman - Guest, Russell: Above The Trenches Supplement: A Complete Record of The Fighter Aces And Units of The British Empire Air Forces 1915-1920, Grub Street, London 1996.
  3. Ciel De Gloire - Histoire des As de L Aviation de 1914 a nos jours, http://www.cieldegloire.com/.
  4. The Aerodrome, http://www.theaerodrome.com/aces/
  5. Gleize, Jean-Paul: Aces, http://jpgleize.perso.neuf.fr/aces/homeaces.htm.

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