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Name: Ronald Malcolm Fletcher
Distinguished Flying Medal (DFM)
Country: England
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Royal Air Force
Unit: 22
Victories: 26
Born: 22 February 1899
Place of Birth: Ranskill, Nottinghamshire
Died: 1952
Place of Death:  
 
 
The son of George Harrison and Ethel (Sleath) Fletcher, Ronald Malcolm Fletcher was an observer with 22 Squadron. He scored twenty-six victories from the backseat of the Bristol Fighter.
 
Distinguished Flying Medal (DFM)
P22398 Serjt. Ronald Malcolm Fletcher (attached from Training Res. Bn.).
   A most efficient and keen observer, in whom his pilots place implicit confidence. He has taken part in numerous combats with enemy aircraft, and invariably displays marked fearlessness and skill. He has personally accounted for seven enemy machines since 21st May.
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 16 May 1918 1005 22 Bristol F.2b (B1213) Pfalz D.III (DES) Douai
2 16 May 1918 1005 22 Bristol F.2b (B1213) Pfalz D.III (DES) Douai
3 16 May 1918 1015 22 Bristol F.2b (B1213) Pfalz D.III (DES) Douai
4 21 May 1918 1015 22 Bristol F.2b (B1213) Pfalz D.III (DES) SW of Vitry
5 21 May 1918 1015 22 Bristol F.2b (B1213) Pfalz D.III (OOC) SW of Vitry
6 22 May 1918 1030 22 Bristol F.2b (B1213) Albatros D.V (DES) Hancourt
7 25 May 1918 1130 22 Bristol F.2b (B1213) Albatros D.V (DESF) W of Carvin
8 01 Jun 1918 1915 22 Bristol F.2b (C929) Albatros C (DES) Erquinghem
9 01 Jun 1918 1915 22 Bristol F.2b (C929) Albatros D.V (DES) Erquinghem
10 02 Jun 1918 1030 22 Bristol F.2b (C929) Pfalz D.III (DESF) NE of Lens
11 02 Jun 1918 1030 22 Bristol F.2b (C929) Pfalz D.III (OOC) NE of Lens
12 05 Jun 1918 1030 22 Bristol F.2b (C929) Albatros D.V (DES) S of Laventie
13 05 Jun 1918 1030 22 Bristol F.2b (C929) Albatros D.V (DES) S of Laventie
14 05 Jun 1918 1915 22 Bristol F.2b (C929) Pfalz D.III (OOC) NE of La Bassée
15 23 Jun 1918 2045 22 Bristol F.2b (C929) Pfalz D.III (OOC) La Bassée
16 23 Jun 1918 2045 22 Bristol F.2b (C929) Pfalz D.III (OOC) La Bassée
17 08 Aug 1918 1040 22 Bristol F.2b (E2477) 1 Fokker DR.I (DES) Dechy
18 13 Aug 1918 1130 22 Bristol F.2b 1 Fokker DR.I (DES) Arras-Cambrai Road
19 13 Aug 1918 1135 22 Bristol F.2b 1 Fokker D.VII (OOC) SE of Douai
20 13 Aug 1918 1140 22 Bristol F.2b 1 Fokker D.VII (DES) SE of Douai
21 27 Aug 1918 1400 22 Bristol F.2b (E2477) 1 Fokker D.VII (OOC) Senlemont
22 27 Aug 1918 1400 22 Bristol F.2b (E2477) 1 Fokker D.VII (OOC) Senlemont
23 02 Sep 1918 1115 22 Bristol F.2b (E2477) 1 Fokker D.VII (DES) Haynecourt
24 05 Sep 1918 1700 22 Bristol F.2b (E2243) 1 Fokker D.VII (DESF) Douai
25 05 Sep 1918 1700 22 Bristol F.2b (E2243) 1 Fokker D.VII (OOC) Douai
26 24 Sep 1918 1700 22 Bristol F.2b (E2243) 1 Fokker D.VII (OOC) Cambrai

1 Pilot Samuel Thompson
 
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