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Shanghai War 1932

                                                              VICTORIES
NAME                                                   CONFIRMED    DAMAGED     COMMENTS

Short, Robert McCawley                                     1           2        American volunteer

Robert Short
Robert McCawley Short

Boeing XP925A, (modified 218)
Boeing XP925A, (modified 218).


Air-to-Air Victories

Date Time Aircraft Pilot Victim Crew Country
19.02.1932   Boeing 218 (X 66W) Short, R.M. B1M-2(a) Kidokoro IJNAF
22.02.1932 16:30 Boeing 218 (X 66W) Short, R.M. B1M3 Type 13 (b) ?
Kotani,S. (gunner)
aircraft carrier Kaga, IJNAF
22.02.1932 16:30 Boeing 218 (X 66W) Short, R.M. B1M3 Type 13 (b) Sakinaga,Y.
Sasaku,S. (gunner)
aircraft carrier Kaga, IJNAF
(a) ... Confirmed victory
(b) ... Damaged

Sources & Literature
  1. Herold, Miroslav: Čínské letectvo v Šanghajské válce, in Historie a plastikové modelářství, No. 07, 1997.
  2. Sakaida, Henry: Aces of the Rising Sun 1937-1945, Osprey Publishing Ltd., 2002.
  3. Schlange, Karl: Čínské nebe II, Boje v Šanghaji, http://www.valka.cz/clanek_11167.html.
  4. Vejřík, Lubomír: Vzestup a pád orlů Nipponu, 1931-1941, Prolog, Svět křídel 1994.
  5. Vejřík, Lubomír: Šanghajské preludium 1932, díl I., in Plastic Planet, No. 3-4, 2012
  6. Vejřík, Lubomír: Šanghajské preludium 1932, díl II., in Plastic Planet, No. 5-6, 2012
  7. Robert Short, American airman, http://www.talesofoldchina.com/shanghai/people/t-short.htm.
  8. Robert Short, US Aviator, Hero, 1904-32, http://www.geocities.com/SoHo/Museum/4826/robertshort.htm.

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