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Name: Guy Wilbraham Wareing
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)
Country: England
Rank: Captain
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Royal Air Force
Units: 29
Victories: 9
Born: 23 July 1899
Place of Birth: Warrington, Lancashire
Died: 27 October 1918 Killed In Action
Place of Death: East of Tournai
Cemetery: Rumillies Churchyard, Tournai, Hainaut, Belgium
 
 
In August 1917, Guy Wilbraham Wareing joined the Royal Flying Corps. An S.E.5a pilot, he was assigned to 29 Squadron in June 1918. Of the nine aircraft he shot down during the months of August and September, four of them were balloons. Wareing was killed when he was shot down by a Fokker D.VII flown by Josef Raesch of Jasta 43.
 
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)
Lieut. Guy Wilbraham Wareing. (FRANCE)
   A bold and courageous airman who has destroyed four enemy aeroplanes and shot down in flames a hostile balloon. He is conspicuous for zeal and devotion to duty.
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 12 Aug 1918 0920 29 S.E.5a (C1133) Pfalz D.III (DES) Ploegsteert
2 19 Aug 1918 1115 29 S.E.5a (C1133) DFW C (DES) E of Bailleul
3 31 Aug 1918 1450 29 S.E.5a (C1133) LVG C (OOC) E of Estaires
4 06 Sep 1918 1800 29 S.E.5a (C1133) DFW C (DES) SE of Perenchies
5 07 Sep 1918 0655 29 S.E.5a (C1133) Balloon (DES) Gheluvelt
6 15 Sep 1918 1845 29 S.E.5a (C1133) Fokker D.VII (DESF) Roulers-Rumbeke
7 27 Sep 1918 0845 29 S.E.5a (C1133) Balloon (DES) Moorslede
8 29 Sep 1918 1000 29 S.E.5a (D6940) Balloon (DES) SE of Armentières
9 29 Sep 1918 1410 29 S.E.5a (C1133) Balloon (DES) E of Comines
 
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