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Name: Frederick Dudley Travers
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)
Croix de Guerre [france] with palm
Frederick Travers
Country: England
Rank: Captain
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Royal Air Force
Units: 17, 47, 150
Victories: 9
Born: 15 February 1897
Place of Birth: York
Died:  
Place of Death:  
 
 
Lance Corporal Frederick Dudley Travers, from the Inns of Court Officers Training Corps, was promoted to Second Lieutenant on 1 January 1916.
 
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)
Lieut. Frederick Dudley Travers (Herts. Yeo.). (SALONIKA)
   A gallant and able officer who has displayed on many occasions boldness in attack, never hesitating to engage the enemy as opportunity occurs. On June 1st he, in company with two other pilots, attacked a hostile formation of twelve machines; four of these were shot down and the remainder driven off.
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 19 Dec 1917 1230 17 B.E.12 (4046) Albatros D.III (OOC) W of Lake Doiran
2 15 May 1918 0630 150 S.E.5a (B688) Albatros D.V (OOC) 1 Hudova aerodrome
3 28 May 1918 1500 150 S.E.5a (B688) DFW C (DESF) 2 E of Vardarhohe
4 01 Jun 1918 1510 150 S.E.5a (B690) Albatros D.V (DES) Bogdanci
5 02 Sep 1918 0815 150 Bristol M.1c (C4976) LVG C (DESF) 3 Nihor
6 03 Sep 1918 0815 150 Bristol M.1c Albatros D.V (DES) NW of Lake Doiran
7 03 Sep 1918 0820 150 Bristol M.1c Albatros D.V (DES) E of Cerniste
8 04 Sep 1918 1055 150 Bristol M.1c (C4976) C (DES) 4 N of Karusu Bridge
9 16 Sep 1918 1205 150 Bristol M.1c (C4976) Fokker D.VII (OOC) Lake Doiran

1 Shared with Capt Gerald Bell
2 Shared with Capt Acheson Goulding
3 Shared with Lt J P Cavers (C4907)
4 Shared with Lt Leslie Hamilton
 
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