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Name: Thomas Archibald Mitford Stuart Lewis
Military Cross (MC) Thomas Archibald Mitford Stuart Lewis
Country: England
Rank: Lieutenant
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Royal Air Force
Unit: 20
Victories: 6
Born: 26 June 1894
Place of Birth: Whilby, Northamptonshire
Died: 21 June 1961
Place of Death:
 
 
Wounded in action on 27 July 1917, Thomas Archibald Mitford Stuart Lewis was hit in the leg by a phosphorus bullet. His leg was amputated.

1901 residence at Worthing, Sussex; birth registered 3rd quarter of 1894 at Tynemouth, Northumberland.
 
Military Cross (MC)
T./2nd Lt. Thomas Archibald Mitford Stuart Lewis, Gen. List and R.F.C.
   For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. Whilst acting as Observer his patrol engaged a superior force of enemy scouts. His Pilot was wounded, but they continued to fight, destroying one enemy machine. He was then severely wounded, but continued to work his gun lying on his back. By this means they were able to destroy a second enemy machine. Afterwards, when returning to our lines with their machine badly damaged, he and his Pilot drove off two machines which were pursuing them, having displayed the greatest gallantry and presence of mind.
 
Opponents
#4 Karl SchäferGermany
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 29 Apr 1917 1725 20 F.E.2d (A6412) 1 Albatros D.III (DES) Courtrai-Ypres
2 23 May 1917 1045 20 F.E.2d (A6412) 2 Albatros D.III (OOC) Zandvoorde
3 26 May 1917 1045 20 F.E.2d (A6412) 2 Albatros D.V (OOC) Comines-Quesnoy
4 05 Jun 1917 1435 20 F.E.2d (A6469) 3 Albatros D.V (DESF) Becelaère-Zandvoorde
5 27 Jul 1917 p.m. 20 F.E.2d (A6512) 4 Albatros D.V (DES) Menin
6 27 Jul 1917 p.m. 20 F.E.2d (A6512) 4 Albatros D.V (DES) E of Menin

1 Pilot 2Lt E J Smart
2 Pilot Capt Hugh White
3 Pilot Lt Harold Satchell
4 Pilot 2Lt G T Burkett
 
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