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Name: Harold Johnstone Pratt
Country: England
Rank: Captain
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Royal Air Force
Units: 48
Victories: 5
Born: 1 May 1896
Place of Birth: England
Died: 1969
Place of Death: Surrey, England
 
 
Following service in the London Regiment, Pratt was commissioned into the Oxford and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry in October 1915. He transferred into the Royal Flying Corps during February 1917 and joined 48 Squadron following pilot training. During the summer of 1917 he flew Bristol Fighters and was most often accompanied by Lt. Hugh Owen as his observer/gunner.

WO 372/16/70084
British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 20 May 1917 1230 48 Bristol Fighter (A7108) 1 Albatros D.III (OOC) 2 Berbieres
2 15 Jun 1917 1945 48 Bristol Fighter (A7116) 1 Albatros D.III (OOC) 3 Fampoux
3 16 Jun 1917 1050 48 Bristol Fighter (A7116) 1 Albatros D.III (OOC) Estree
4 25 Aug 1917 1210 48 Bristol Fighter (A7217) 1 Albatros D.V (OOC) Wesrkerke
5 31 Aug 1917 2105 48 Bristol Fighter (A7217) 1 Albatros D.V (OOC) Zarren

1 Observer Lt Hugh Owen
2 Shared with Capt Richard Raymond-Barker & Lt R N W Jeff
3 Shared with Lt H M Fraser & Lt Maurice Benjamin (A7117)
 
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