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Name: Philip August De Fontenay
Country: England
Rank: Lieutenant
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Royal Air Force
Unit: 29
Victories: 5
Born: 13 November 1897
Place of Birth: Mauritius
Died: 1953
Place of Death: Leeds, Kent, England
 
 
Philip August De Fontenay served with the French Foreign Legion before he joined the Royal Flying Corps. Posted to 29 Squadron, he scored five victories flying Nieuport Scouts.
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 20 Sep 1917 1030 29 Nieuport (B1618) C (DES) St. Julien
2 12 Nov 1917 1440 29 Nieuport (B3578) Albatros C (OOC) Houthoulst Forest
3 15 Dec 1917 1400 29 Nieuport (B3625) Albatros D.V (OOC) 1 Westroosebeke
4 24 Jan 1918 1230 29 Nieuport Albatros D.V (DES) NE of Roulers
5 28 Jan 1918 1200 29 Nieuport (B6826) C (OOC) Staden

1 Shared with Lt Earl Meek
 
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