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Name: John Henry Colbert
Country: England
Rank: Lieutenant
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Royal Air Force
Unit: 20
Victories: 6
Born: 19 November 1894
Place of Birth: Flower Road, Colombo, Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
Died: 01 July 1967
Place of Death: Chertsey, Surrey, England
 
 
The son of George Arthur and Emily (Wilmot) Colbert, John Henry Colbert scored six victories flying the Bristol F.2b with 20 Squadron in 1918. Lieutenant Colbert was transferred to the unemployed list on 1 April 1919.
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 18 May 1918 1140 20 Bristol F.2b (B1168) 1 Pfalz D.III (DES) N of Neuf Berquin
2 31 May 1918 0745 20 Bristol F.2b (B1168) 2 Pfalz D.III (DES) E of Estaires
3 31 May 1918 1850 20 Bristol F.2b (B1168) 3 Pfalz D.III (DESF) Armentières
4 24 Jul 1918 2000 20 Bristol F.2b (D7951) 1 Fokker D.VII (DES) N of Comines
5 29 Jul 1918 2010 20 Bristol F.2b (D7951) 1 Fokker D.VII (DES) NW of Wervicq
6 21 Aug 1918 1920 20 Bristol F.2b (E1258) 4 Fokker D.VII (DES) N of Menin

1 Observer Lt Ronald Turner
2 Observer 2Lt P W Wilson
3 Observer Lt Alfred Mills
4 Observer Lt Harold Edwards
 
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