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Name: Laurence Herbert Pearson
Laurence Herbert Pearson
Country: England
Rank: Lieutenant
Service: Royal Naval Air Service
Royal Air Force
Units: 2N (RNAS)
202 (RAF)
Victories: 6
Born: 10 March 1899
Place of Birth: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
Died: 1978
Place of Death: Basford, Nottinghamshire, England
 
 
The son of Thomas and Mary Jane (Morley) Pearson, Flight Officer Laurence Herbert Pearson received Royal Aero Club Aviator's Certificate 5322 on a de Havilland biplane at Royal Naval Air Station, Fairlop on 15 September 1917. Flying the D.H.4 with 202 Squadron, he downed six enemy aircraft in 1918.
Great Britain, Royal Aero Club Aviators' Certificates, 1910-1950
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 04 Jun 1918 1930 202 D.H.4 (A7930) 1 Scout (OOC) Zeebrugge
2 04 Jun 1918 1930 202 D.H.4 (A7930) 1 Scout (OOC) Zeebrugge
3 27 Jun 1918 1520 202 D.H.4 (A8025) 2 Pfalz D.III (OOC) Ostende
4 14 Aug 1918 1135 202 D.H.4 (A7632) 2 Fokker E.V (OOC) Nieuport
5 16 Sep 1918 1105 202 D.H.4 (A7632) 2 Pfalz D.XII (OOC) Lisseweghe
6 16 Sep 1918 1125 202 D.H.4 (A7632) 2 Fokker D.VII (DESF) Dudzeele

1 Observer AGL S E Allatson
2 Observer 2Lt Edward Darby
 
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