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Name: William Mayes Fry
Military Cross (MC) William Mays Fry
Country: England
Rank: Captain
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Royal Air Force
Units: 11, 12, 23, 60, 79
Victories: 11
Born: 14 November 1896
Place of Birth: Twickenham, Middlesex, England
Died: 04 August 1992
Place of Death: Greenwich, London, England
 
 
With the Somerset Light Infantry, William Mayes Fry 2nd Lieutenant William Mayes Fry received Royal Aero Club Aviator's Certificate 3003 on a Maurice Farman biplane at Military School, Birmingham on 24 May 1916.

Listed as William Mays Fry in some sources.
Great Britain, Royal Aero Club Aviators' Certificates, 1910-1950
 
Military Cross (MC)
T./2nd Lt. (T./Lt.) William Mayes Fry, Gen. List and R.F.C.
   For conspicuous gallantry and devotion duty. Diving to a very low altitude, and under heavy fire, he emptied all his ammunition into the retreating enemy. During the last month he has brought down four hostile machines. He has done consistent good work as a pilot.
 
Opponents
#9 Walter von Bülow-BothkampGermany
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 02 May 1917 1545 60 Nieuport (B1503) Albatros D.III (OOC) Drocourt
2 04 May 1917 1330 60 Nieuport (B1597) AEG C.V (DES) 1 Brebieres-Vitry
3 13 May 1917 1430 60 Nieuport (B1602) Albatros D.III (DES) Dury
4 19 May 1917 1010 60 Nieuport (B1602) Albatros D.III (CAP) Gouy-en-Artois
5 16 Jun 1917 2020 60 Nieuport (B1619) Albatros D.III (OOC) 2 Vitry
6 20 Nov 1917 1530 23 SPAD (A8864) EA (OOC) Passchendaele
7 12 Dec 1917 1500 23 SPAD (A8864) Albatros D.V (OOC) Staden
8 04 Jan 1918 1110 23 SPAD (B6845) Albatros D.V (DES) E of Becelaere
9 06 Jan 1918 1400 23 SPAD (B3640) Albatros D.V (DES) 3 S of Passchendaele
10 23 Jan 1918 23 SPAD (B6847) Albatros D.V (DESF) Houthoulst Forest
11 11 May 1918 79 Sopwith Dolphin (C4131) Fokker DR.I (DES) Bray

1 Shared with Capt William Bishop
2 Shared with Capt Keith Caldwell, Lt J Collier (B1605)
3 Shared with Capt Frank Quigley
 
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