Night fighter squadron ECN V/13

Historical

Escadrille ECN V / 13 was formed on January 18, 1940 from ECN 2/562

On the date of the outbreak of the German attack of May 10, 1940, the ECN V / 13 is attached to the Air Forces Reserved ZOAA (Alps Air operations Area)

From June 15, the Group retreats to finish at Marignane. It will finally be dissolved on August 10, 1940.


Staff

Commander of the Squadron ECN V/13
Captain PERROLAZ

 


Pilots

Pilots and crew of the Group
Names of pilots
Rank
Squadron
Victories
Informations
Sure
Prob.
BIREMBAUT
Adjutant-Chef
Machine-Gunner
DAVID Edmond
Sergeant
Machine-Gunner
Wounded in aerial combat on June 01, 1940.
EBERHARDT
Adjutant-Chef
Pilot
FARRIOL
Sergeant
Pilot
PERDRIZET
Captain
Pilot
PERROLAZ
Captain
Commander of the Sqn.
     
PETERS
Sergeant-Chef
Pilot
SEYRAL
Adjutant
Machine-Gunner


Airfield

Names of airfields
Period of use of airfields
Montpellier-Fréjorgues October 1, 1939
Lyon-Bron December 19, 1939
Loyettes January 7, 1940
Marignane June 21, 1940

 


Aircrafts

The ECN V/13 was equipped since its creation, on January 18, 1940, following aircrafts :

n the accessible file by the link below. You will find Nb of series, Registration, date of affectation to the group, and fate of the plane there.

In this list are identified :

    - 5 Potez 631

Records

The GCN V / 13 did not obtain victories during the Campaign of France

 


Casualties

Injured aircrew
1
Sergeant DAVID (Combat)
June 1, 1940

 

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