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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
ABAUZIT Pierre
Captain
GB I/12
       
ABELE
Staff-Sergeant
Pilot
At the beginning of 1940, he took part in the experimentation of the Amiot 354 at Marignane.
       
ADAMOWITZ
Staff-sergeant
Leaves GBA Group I/54 in mid-November 1939        
ADDES André
Machine-Gunner
       
ADER
Commander
GB I/39
   
AJAM Raymond - Louis
Staff-Sergeant
Pilot
- Wounded on May 20, 1940, when his aircraft, the LeO 451 n°114 was hit by the Flak.
- Killed on June 8, 1940 during a night mission. His aircraft, the LeO 451 n°3006, hit by flak, lost its way and fell into the sea off Les Sables-d'Olonne.

Cited in the order of the Air Force with the attribution of the War Cross with Palm .

Born on January 24, 1916 in Paris
ALEXANDRE Jean
Staff-Sergeant
GB II/31
Pilot
   
ALGUMARD
Adjutant
GB II/62
   
ALLAIRE Robert - Henri
Chief Warrant Officer
Pilot

The LéO 451 n° 56 was shot down by the Chase on May 31, 1940. The crew was killed.

Posthumous commendation with the attribution of the Cross of War with Palm.

Born on April 21,1909 in Sèvres (92 - Hauts-de-Seine)
ANCEL
Lieutenant
Pilot
Breguet 693 n°66 was badly damaged by the Flak on May 25, 1940. Lieutenant ANCEL was unharmed.    
ANCELIN
Sergeant
Pilot
- The Breguet 693 No. 44 severely hit by Me109 30 May 30, 1940, will be destroyed.The crew is unscathed.
- On June 7, 1940, the Breguet 693 Nb 77 severely damaged by the flak, crashes landing on return on his land. The crew is unscathed.
- On June 12, 1940, Breguet 693 No. 68 was shot down by the Flak on June 12, 1940. Sergeant ANCELIN is unharmed.
   
ANGE
Staff-Sergeant
GB I/19
Wounded in aerial combat on June 13, 1940    
ANGLADE Jean
Chief-Warrant-Officer
Machine-Gunner
     
ANKAOUA Robert
Sergeant
Radio
On May 14, 1940, his aircraft was shot down by the Flak. Sergeant ANKAOUA parachutes and will be taken prisoner when arriving on the ground.  
ANNON
Sergeant
Chief of Board
       
ANTOINE
Lieutenant
GB II/35
Crew Chief
On June 16, 1940, the Breguet 691 N°49 crashes accidentally on landing during a trip: the crew is killed.    
AOUACH Georges
Lieutenant
Pilot 
Wounded on October 6, 1939. He will succeed in bringing back his plane, the LeO 451 n°6, hit by the flak, and will land in flames.

Cited in the order of the Air Force with the attribution of the War Cross with Palm.

 
ARACHEQUESNE Maurice
Sergeant
Machine Gunner
Killed in aerial combat on June 6, 1940    
ARAUD
Lieutenant
Cder 1st Sqn.
   
ARIBAUD Joseph
Lieutenant-Colonel
Bombardment Group nb 10
Commander of Group
       
ARMANET
Sergeant
GB I/21
Machine Gunner
   
ARNULPHY Albert
Chief Warrant Officer
GB I/19
Machine Gunner
Killed in aerial combat on June 10, 1940    
ARTOLA
Lieutenant
GB II/35
Machine Gunner
The Breguet 691 n° 39 is shot down on May 18, 1940 by 10 Me109. The crew, unharmed is made prisoner    
ASTRE Robert
Chief-Warrant-Officer
GB I/63
Chief of Board
       
ASTRUC Roger
Sergeant
Machine Gunner
Born on June 1st,1918
at Corneilla-De-La-Rivière
Died on April 6, 2000
at Espira-de-L'Agly
 
AUBERT Maurice - Henri
Sergeant
Canoner
Killed on October 6, 1939 in air combat. His aircraft, the LeO 451 n°6, hit by the fight, managed to land, but Sergeant AUBERT, hit in the legs, died of his wounds,

Cited in the order of the Air Force with the attribution of the War Cross with palm.

Born on May 29, 1914 in Issoudun (36 - Indre)
AUBOURG Pierre
Staff-Sergeant
GB II/31
Pilot
       
AUBRY
Lieutenant
GB I/32
   
AUDOIN
Commander
GB I/34
   
AUDOUX Abel - Louis
Master-Corporal
Machine Gunner
Assigned to the group on 1 September 1938, Abel AUDOUX was appointed master corporal on February 1st, 1939. Holder of the Aircraft Machine Gunner's Patent n°3197 (Approved on September 9, 1939).

On September 9, 1939, the Bloch 200 n°132, badly damaged by the German fight, has to make a landing in enemy territory. Staff Sergeant AUDOUX, wounded, is taken prisoner.

Born on September 25, 1916 in Sillards (86 - Vienne)
AUDREN Hector
Sergeant
GB II/31
Radio
       
AUGE Paul
Adjutant
Machine Gunner
Killed in aerial combat on May 20, 1940    
AVENARD
Lieutenant
GB I/15
Pilot