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980 Reconnaissance crew members are listed bellow in alphabetical order.

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Name
Rank
Unit
Post
Informations
Civil-statut
Photo
Indiv. Card
Citations
DA Pierre
Lieutenant
GR I/55
Pilot
   
DALEMONT Bruno
Lieutenant
GR I/35
Pilot
Joined the Group in September 1939.
One of the first pilots transformed on Potez 63-11
   
D'ANGLEJAN
Lieutenant
GR II/55
Observer
   
DARDAINE
Sergeant
Machine-Gunner
 
DARRE Paul
Lieutenant
GR II/36
Pilot
       
DASPET
Adjutant
GR I/22
Radio
       
DAVAS
Sub-Lieutenant
GAO I/520
   
DAVIER Jean
Lieutenant
GAO 553
Observer
Killed on aerial combat on September 8, 1939    
DE-BALATIER
Adjutant
GR I/55
Pilot
   
DE-BARBEYRAC Bernard
Sergeant
GAO I/589
Pilot
Killed on aerial combat on June 2, 1940    
DEBARIS
Sub-Lieutenant
GR II/14
Observer
   
DE-BENUCHAMP
Sergeant
GAO I/584
Machine-Gunner
   
DE-BERNARDY Bruno
Adjutant
GR I/35
Pilot
   
DEBLADIS Roger
Lieutenant
Observer
Seriously wounded on June 5, 1940 aboard Potez 63-11 No.365 shot down by 7 Me109.  
DE-BORT
Lieutenant
GAO 552
Observer
   
DE-CHILY Bernard
Lieutenant
GAO I/520
Observer
       
DECLERCQ
Chief-Warrant Officer
Machine-Gunner
         
DE-FAY
Lieutenant
Observer
         
DE-FORGES Paul
Lieutenant
GR I/33
Pilot
Wounded and taken prisoner on December 20, 1939    
DE-GINESTET Emeric
Lieutenant
Observer
Killed on June 13, 1940 aboard Potez 63-11 No.384 shot down by 6 Me109.  
DE-GOLBERY
Captain
GAO II/551
   
DE-GRIVEL
Captain
GAO 553
   
DE-KERAUTEM
Lieutenant
Observer
On June 16, 1940, his aircraft, the Potez 63-11 No. 845 damaged by the Flak, is forced to land in the countryside: the crew, unscathed, fire the aircraft.    
DE-LA-BAUME
Captain
GAO II/506
   
DELACOUR
Sergeant
GR I/35
Pilot
   
DE-LA-GRENARDIERE
Captain
GAO 503
   
DELAITRE Marcel
Lieutenant
GR I/35 March 1940
Observer
Leaves the Group GAO 544 to join the GR I/35 on March 25, 1940.    
DE-LA-ROCQUE Jean-François
Sub-Lieutenant
GAO 511
Pilot
Killed on aerial combat on May 13, 1940    
DELASSAUX
Staff-Sergeant
GR II/36
Machine-Gunner
   
DELAUNAY Louis
Lieutenant
Observer
On May 15, 1940, his aircraft, Potez 63-11 n°192 was hit by the Flak. The pilot managed to land in a field, but Lieutenant DELAUNAY, seriously wounded, would be taken prisoner during the German advance  
DE-LA-VAISSIERE-DE-LA-VERGNE
Commander
GR II/14
   
DE-LAVERGNE
Aspirant
GAO 553
Pilot
   
DE-LAVERGNE-DE-CERVAL Pierre
Aspirant
Pilot
       
DE-LESQUEN Michel
Captain
   
DELGEE
Commander
GAO II/520
   
DELIOT Jean
Chief-Warrant-Officer
GR II/36
Machine-Gunner
       
DE-LISSANS Robert
Lieutenant
GR I/55
Observer
Killed on aerial combat on June 17, 1940    
DE-LOISY
Captain
   
DELORME Joseph
Master-Corporal
GAO 543
Machine-Gunner
Killed on aerial combat on June 9, 1940    
DELOVE
Captain
GAO 545
Observer
   
DELPECH
Staff-Sergeant
GAO 518
Pilot
Wounded on aerial combat on May 21, 1940    
DE-MAQUEYRE
Lieutenant
GR I/35
GR II/14 on May 5, 1940
Observer
Joined the Group on April 1, 1940.
Left the Group on May 5th to join GR II/14
   
DE-MARCILLY
Captain
GAO 505
   
DEMAY Alfred
Sub-Lieutenant
Pilot
     
DE-MAZENOD Gérard
Sub-Lieutenant
GR I/33
Observer
       
DEMIMUID Joseph
Captain
Observer
On June 5, 1940, his aircraft, the Potez 63-11 N° 216 was shot down during a fight with the opponent at 7 Me109 and crashed. Captain DEMIMUID is injured.  
DE-MONTAL Jean
Captain
GAO 504
Observer
Killed on aerial combat on May 15, 1940    
DE-MONTS-DE-SAVASSE Gérard
Staff-Sergeant
GR I/36
Pilot
Killed on aerial combat on June 5, 1940    
DEMUYTER
Sergeant
GAO II/506
Pilot
   
DENAIN Jacques
Adjutant
Pilot
Jacques DENAIN is one of the sons of General DENAIN, former Minister of Air. He wanted his two sons to fight in the GR I/52: the two brothers were killed 12 days apart .
- May 7, 1940, Bloch MB174 No.40 crashes shortly after takeoff. The aircraft is destroyed, but the crew is unscathed.
- May 13, 1940, Bloch MB174 No.11 is shot down by 3 Me109. The crew is killed.
 
DENAIN Jean
Staff-Sergeant
Pilot
JEAN DENAIN is one of the sons of General DENAIN, former Minister of Air. He wanted his two sons to fight in the GR I/52: the two brothers were killed 12 days apart .
On May 25, 1940, returning from a night mission, the Potez 637 No.35 crashes on landing. Staff Sergeant DENAIN is killed.
   
DENIS
Sergeant
GAO I/589
Machine-Gunner
Wounded on aerial combat on June 2, 1940    
DENIS Pierre
Lieutenant
GAO 547
Pilot
       
DENOMAISON André
Captain
GAO 503
Pilot
       
DE-PANGES Marie
Lieutenant
GAO 546
Observer and Chief of board
       
DEPLANQUE
Sub-Lieutenant
GAO I/551
Pilot
   
DE-PONTAC Marie - François
Lieutenant
GR I/35
on May 15, 1940
Observer
Observer Officer seconded to the Group on September 9, 1940
Leaves the Group on May 15th to join GR II/33
 
DEPREZ Jean
Commander
GR I/35
   
DE-QUILLAC Pierre
Sergeant
Machine-Gunner 
- On June 12, 1940, his aircraft, the Potez 63-11 n°720, damaged in air combat, crashes on landing The crew is unscathed
- June 14, 1940, his Aircraft, the Potez 63-11 n°604 is shot by German Fighters. Sergeant DE-QUILLAC is killed.
 
DE-RENEUVILLE Bertrand
Lieutenant
Observer
His aircraft, the Potez 63-11 n°582 was shot down by the Flak on May 22, 1940. Lieutenant DE-RENEVILLE, seriously wounded, is taken prisoner but will die the next day.    
DERVILLE Ignace
Lieutenant
GR II/36
Observer
       
DE SAINT-EXUPERY Antoine
Captain
Pilot
He was reported missing in action on July 31,1944 Born on June 29,1900 in Lyon 2nd Arr (69 - Rhône)
DESBORDES
Staff-Sergeant
GAO 510
Pilot
Wounded and taken prisoner on June 5, 1940    
DE-SEGUINA-PAZZIS Roger
Lieutenant
GAO I/520
Observer
       
DE SORBIER DE POUGNADORESSE Jean
Lieutenant
GAO 511
Observer
       
DE-STAMPA Pierre
Sergeant
GR I/36
Machine-Gunner
Taken prisoner on May 19, 1940    
DE-TARLE
Commander
GR I/55
   
DE-THUISY Jean
Sub-Lieutenant
GAO I/589
Observer
       
DETRIE Roger
Lieutenant
GR I/22
Observer
Taken prisoner on May 12, 1940    
DE-VERDILHAC
Lieutenant-Colonel
   
DE-VILLANCOURT
Lieutenant
GAO 552
Wounded by accident on May 15, 1940    
DE-VILLEFAIGNE
Lieutenant
           
DE-VITROLLES René
Lieutenant-Colonel
Observer
On March 16, 1940, the Potez 637 is hit by the flak during a low-altitude mission. The Pilot being wounded, it is the Lieutenant-Colonel DE-VITROLLES who thanks to the double-orders, succeeds to return and to land without encumbrance on his ground.  
D'HENNEZEL
Captain
Observer
On May 17, 1940, his aircraft, the Potez 63-11 n°645, hit by the Flak, managed to join his airfield, but crashes on landing. Captain D'HENNEZEL who parachuted will be taken prisoner.    
DILLAT
Chief Warrant Officer
GAO I/506
Pilot
Wounded on aerial combat on November 6, 1939    
DISCORS
Captain
GAO 545
   
DODELIER
Captain
GAO 586
Squadron Commander
Commander of the Squadron from May 1940, replacing Captain Pénicaud. He will be killed during a mission to Ethiopia September 9, 1940        
DOLEAC René
Sub-Lieutenant
GR I/36
Observer
Taken prisoner by Spanish on June 21, 1940    
DOMAGE
Sergeant
Machine-Gunner
         
DOMAIN
Staff-Sergeant
GAO 552
Pilot
   
DORIZON
Chief Warrant Officer
GR I/55
   
DORSINFANG Georges
Captain
GAO 515
Pilot
       
DOUCET
Corporal
GAO 552
Machine-Gunner
Wounded on aerial combat on May 18, 1940    
DROITCOURT
Staff-Sergeant
GR I/33
Pilot
Wounded on aerial combat on November 7, 1939    
DRONNEAU Léon
Commander
GR I/33
   
DROUET Ferdinand
Sub-Lieutenant
Observer
On May 14, 1940, returning from a mission, his aircraft, the Potez 63-11 N° 684 spin and crashes on landing: the crew is killed.  
DUBIN
Sub-Lieutenant
           
DUBOIS André
Lieutenant
GAO 510
Observer
Wounded on aerial combat on May 13, 1940    
DUBOIS Stéphane
GAO 545
Pilot
Patented Pilot March 5, 1937, he is assigned to GAR 525 at St Jean D'Angély before joining the GAO 545    
DUBOIS François
Staff-Sergeant
GR II/55
Pilot
Killed on aerial combat on May 21, 1940    
DUBOSCQ
Sub-Lieutenant
GAO 518
Pilot
Missing on November 24, 1939    
DUBOSCQ
Captain
GAO 543
   
DUCASSE Georges
Lieutenant
GAO I/520
Pilot
Wounded on aerial combat on October 16, 1939  
 
DUCROCQ René
Chief-Warrant-Officer
GR I/33
Pilot
       
DUDEZERT Roger
Captain
GR II/52
Observer
   
DUFFAUD
Sergeant
Machine-Gunner 
On May 14, 1940, his aircraft, Potez 63-11 n°188 was hit by the Flak. The pilot, managed to land: Sergeant DUFFAUD is unscathed.    
DUFOUR François
Chief Warrant Officer
Pilot
On May 25, 1940, his aircraft, the Potez 63-11 No. 350 is hit by the Flak and must land in the countryside where he is burned by the crew. Unwilling, the Chief Warrant Officer DUFOUR will be taken prisoner.  
DUGIT-GROS Ernest
Lieutenant
Pilot
 
DUGNAT Georges
Sergeant
on5/03/1940
GR II/52 on 11/05/1940
GR II/55 on 22/05/1940
Machine-Gunner 
Assigned to GAO 544 on March 5, 1940. Transferred to the GR II/52 on May 13, 1940, he then joined the GR II/55 on May 22, 1940.        
DUMANOIS Emile
Sub-Lieutenant
GAO 513
Observer
       
DUMAS Serge
Sergeant
Machine-Gunner
On March 24th, 1940, the Potez 637 No.36 is shot down during a fight opposing it to 4 Me109. The plane crashes to the ground Sergeant DUMAS badly wounded, will die soon after.  
DUMINIL
Sub-Lieutenant
Pilot
On September 23, 1939, his aircraft, the Mureaux 115 No. 41 crashes accidentally: the crew is unscathed    
DU-PARC Guillaume
Lieutenant
GR II/52
Observer
Killed on aerial combat on September 27, 1939    
DUPARC
Captain
GR I/22
   
DUPOND
Commander
GAO 581
   
DUPONT
Sub-Lieutenant
GAO II/506
Observer
Wounded on aerial combat on May 26, 1940    
DUPONT
Lieutenant
GR I/35 on June 1st, 1940
Observer
   
DUPUIS Marcel
Staff-Sergeant
GAO I/520
Pilot
       
DUPUY
Sergeant
GAO I/508
Pilot
Wounded by accident on May 6, 1940    
DURAND
Commander
GAO 516
   
DURAND Robert
Lieutenant
GR II/55
Observer
Killed on aerial combat on May 19, 1940  
 
DURET André - Louis
Sub-Lieutenant
Observer
     
DURIEZ Jean
Lieutenant
Pilot
     
DUTARTRE Eugène
Lieutenant
GAO 509
Machine-Gunner
Killed on aerial combat on June 5, 1940
Born on September 10,1900 at Calais
Died on June 5,1940
 
DUTERTRE Jean - Marius
Lieutenant
Observer
Born in Lyon. He left Saint-cyr in 1932 and joined the infantry before joining the Observation Air Force in 1938. He is assigned to the GR II/33 as a detachment of the Army.      
DU-TERTRE
Lieutenant

Observer

On September 6, 1939, returning from a night mission in bad weather, the Potez 637 No.47 must land in the campaign on the belly and is destroyed.The crew is unscathed.        
DU-TERTRE Jean
Captain
GAO 509
   
DUVAL
Staff-Sergeant
Machien-Gunner
     
DUVAL
Master-Corporal
GAO 581
Machine-Gunner