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Crews of Bombardment

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


1001 Bombardment crew members are listed below in alphabetical order.

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Name
Rank
Unit
Post
Informations
Civil-statut
Photo
Indiv. Card
Citations
UTEZA Louis
Staff-Sergeant
Machine-Gunner
- On June 6, 1940, the Breguet 693 n°29 was shot down by German Fighters on June 6, 1940: The crew was seriously injured. Born February 2, 1914 in Lyon.
VALLET
         
VANDEVEN
Lieutenant
GB II/11
   
VANHOUTTE Théotime
Captain
GB I/15
Crew Chief
Killed in aerial combat on May 30, 1940    
VANWORMHOUDT
Staff-Sergeant
GB I/62
Machine-Gunner
Wounded in aerial combat on June 12, 1940    
VASSEUR
Staff-Sergeant
Pilot
   
VAUTHIER
Sergeant
GB I/21
Machine-Gunner
Wounded in aerial combat on May 28, 1940    
VAUX Robert
Sub-Lieutenant
GB I/63
Observer
Wounded in aerial combat on June 5, 1940    
VAUZELLE Jean
Lieutenant
Crew Chief
On May 14, 1940, his aircraft was shot down by the Flak. Lieutenant VAUZELLE is killed. Born in Château-D'Oléron (17 - Charente Maritime)
VEAU
Lieutenant
Observer
         
VEIT Paul
Adjutant
GB I/21
Machine-Gunner
Killed in aerial combat on June 8, 1940    
VENEROSO
Staff-Sergeant
GB II/63
Wounded in aerial combat on June 12, 1940    
VERDY Paul
Staff-Sergeant
GB I/12
Cannoneer
Killed by accident on June 5, 1940    
VERGE Jean
Staff-Sergeant
Machine-Gunner
On June 7, 1940, the Breguet 693 n°1 is shot down by 12 Me109 ... The crew is killed.  
VERGNET Roger
Chief Warrant Officer
Radio
On 17 May 1940, his aircraft, the LeO 451 n°74, was shot down by German fighters: Chief Warrant Officer VERGNET was wounded.  
VERLET Anthème
Sergeant
Radio
Wounded in aerial combat on June 6, 1940    
VERMAS
Staff-Sergeant
GB II/15
Mécanicien
   
VERNA Abel
Staff-Sergeant
Pilot
On May 31, 1940, the Leo 451 n°109 was badly damaged by fighters. Staff Sergeant VERNA, seriously wounded, manages to bring the aircraft back to the French lines, but will be the only survivor of the crew. Born on February 5, 1915 in Balesmes (37 - Indre et Loire)
VERNERET Charles
Sergeant
GB I/23
Killed by accident on May 25, 1940    
VERON Jean
Captain
GB I/34
Observer 
Taken prisoner on May 21, 1940    
VEYRUNNES
Captain
GB II/61
   
VIAL Louis
Lieutenant
Navigator
On May 16, 1940, at the start of a mission, the Amiot 143 No 136 crashes after a power failure. Lieutenant VIAL is killed.  
VIEUGEOT Roger
Lieutenant
GB II/63
Observer
Wounded in aerial combat on May 31, 1940    
VIGER
Sergeant
Machine-Gunner
On May 30, 1940, Potez 633 No. 17G was shot down by 5 Me109. Sergeant VIGER is injured    
VIGUIER Jean
Sergeant
GB I/25
Flight Mechanic
       
VILLADIER
Captain
Cder of Group
   
VILLEDIEU René
Captain
 
VILLEMOT
Adjutant
GB I/12
Pilot
Killed by accident on January 12, 1940    
VINCENT Jean
Staff-Sergeant
GB II/19
Machine-Gunner
Wounded and taken prisoner on June 13, 1940    
VIVIER
Sergeant
Pilote
         
VOGEL
Chief Warrant Officer
GB I/12
Radio
Killed by accident on January 12, 1940    
VOIRGARD Edmond
Sergeant
Machine-Gunner
On May 12, 1940, Breguet 693 n°22 was severely hit by the Flak during a ground attack. Scoured by bullets, he manages to return to the field, but the aircraft is destroyed. The crew is unscathed  
VOISINE Léon
Adjutant
GB II/23
Machine-gunner
Taken prisoner on June 8, 1940    
VRIDAUD Lucien
Master-Corporal
GB I/12
Cannoneer
Killed in aerial combat on June 10, 1940    
VUATHELOT André
Chief Warrant Officer
GB I/12
Crew Chief
Killed in aerial combat on May 20, 1940    
WALBANN
Staff-Sergeant
Pilot
         
WALKOFF
Adjutant
Radio
         
WATRIN Jacques
Captain
GB I/63
Observer
Killed by mistake on May 22, 1940    
WEBER Georges - Gaston
Staff-Sergeant
Cannoneer

Killed on May 31, 1940, aboard the Leo 451 No. 133 shot by Fighters. The crew parachutes, but too low. there will be no survivors.

Posthumous citations with the attribution of the War Cross with palm

Born on 24th January 1916
WEBER Paul
Sergeant
GB II/62
Radio - Machine-Gunner
       
WEILER Roger
Sergeant
GB I/12
Radio-Machine-Gunner
Killed in aerial combat on June 10, 1940    
WEMAERE
Sub-Lieutenant
GB I/12
Navigator
Killed by accident on January 12, 1940    
WITZGALL
Adjutant
GB II/62
Pilote
       
YVERNAULT
Sergeant
GB II/11
Killed in aerial combat on June 13, 1940    
YVONNON
Sergeant
Pilot
On April 11, 1940, the Bloch MB 210 Nb 181, crashed on takeoff.Sevent YVONNON is seriously injured    
ZIMMERMANN
Lieutenant
GB II/11
Pilot
   
ZOCCOLAT
Lieutenant
GB II/35