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Name: Stephen William Price
Military Cross (MC) Stephen William Price
Country: England
Rank: Major
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Royal Air Force
Units: 11, 23, 33, 36, 83
Victories: 7
Born: 28 November 1893
Place of Birth: South Hornsey, London
Died: 19 April 1974
Place of Death: Midhurst, Sussex
 
 
From the 8th Leicestershire Regiment, Stephen William Price transferred to the Royal Flying Corps in 1916. "B" Flight commander with 11 Squadron. Flying the F.E.2b, he scored 6 of 7 victories with Frederick Libby as his observer. Served as commanding officer of 83 Squadron. Later became a solicitor and served as an Under-Sheriff of London, 1935-1936.

1901 residence, Stoke Newington, London.
 
Military Cross (MC)
"For conspicuous gallantry in action. During a reconnaissance he was attacked by a large number of enemy machines. He manoeuvred his machine with great skill, and fought down a hostile machine. On four previous occasions he and his pilot have accounted for enemy machines."
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 22 Aug 1916 1910 11 F.E.2b (6994) 1 Roland C.II (OOC) 2 S of Bapaume
2 22 Aug 1916 1910 11 F.E.2b (6994) 1 Roland C.II (OOC) 2 S of Bapaume
3 22 Aug 1916 1910 11 F.E.2b (6994) 1 Roland C.II (OOC) S of Bapaume
4 25 Aug 1916 1300 11 F.E.2b (6994) 1 Aviatik C (OOC) Bapaume
5 14 Sep 1916 0930 11 F.E.2b (6994) 1 C (OOC) SE of Bapaume
6 17 Oct 1916 1115 11 F.E.2b (7027) 1 Albatros D.I (OOC) Mory
7 20 Oct 1916 1130 11 F.E.2b (7027) Albatros D.I (DESF) Douchy-Ayette

1 Observer Lt Frederick Libby
2 Shared with 2Lt L B F Morris & Lt T Rees (6983)
 
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