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Name: Robert Wallace Farquhar
Country: England
Rank: Lieutenant
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Units: 18, 23
Victories: 6
Born: 04 February 1898
Place of Birth: Camberwell, London, England
Died: 30 October 1918 Killed In Action
Place of Death: France
Cemtery: Auberchicourt British Cemetery, Nord, France
 
 
The son of George Farquhar, Robert Wallace Farquhar scored his first victory flying two-seaters with 18 Squadron. He scored five more victories flying SPADs with 23 Squadron. He was shot down on 23 June 1917 by Manfred von Richthofen, becoming the Red Baron's fifty-fourth victory. The following year, Farquhar was killed in action in a fight with Jasta 2.
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 04 Feb 1917 1600 18 F.E.2b (A5460) Albatros D.II (OOC) 1 N of le Sars
2 04 May 1917 abt 1040 23 SPAD Albatros D.III (OOC) Cambrai
3 13 May 1917 1905 23 SPAD (B1530) Albatros D.III (OOC) 2 Etaing
4 26 May 1917 1130 23 SPAD (B1530) Aviatik C (OOC) Lens
5 23 Jun 1917 23 SPAD Albatros D.V (DESF) 3 NE of Ypres
6 07 Jul 1917 1040 23 SPAD (B1530) Albatros D.V (OOC) Zillebeke

1 Observer 2Lt Giles Blennerhasset
2 Shared with Capt William Kennedy-Cochran-Patrick (B1580)
3 Shared with 2Lt D P Collis and 2Lt D A A Sheperson
 
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