Personnel Index - Detail

Name
FORD
First Names
Howard
Rank
Captain
Service
R A F (South African)
Crew Position
Pilot
Posting Details
17/5/18
Posting Out
30/10/18

 

1st June 1918:
His aircraft (DH9 serial C6183) was damaged in combat near St Denis and force landed at Longpré, near Amiens.

30th October 1918:
Captain Ford and his Observer, 2/Lt Whitehead, were uninjured when their DH9 (serial D3260) was damaged in combat with enemy aircraft near St Denis.

Became a Squadron Leader in 1938.