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Preparing for a Combat
The pursuit flight is a continuous acrobatic performance. In order to defend yourself on all sides you must not fly straight. One must bank slightly on either wing, in such manner as to be able to see what is going on on all sides. The renversements and sharp turnings are employed to prevent being taken by surprise from the rear. You must take your enemy by surprise and avoid being taken by surprise yourself.
Translated from the French by "Chasse Pilot"
46 Montrion, René 11
47 Ortoli, Jacques Toussaint François 11
48 Bizot, Maurice 10
49 Gasser, Lucien Marcel 10
50 Lahoulle, Auguste Joseph Marie 10
51 Pezon, Jean Andre 10
52 Quette, Charles Alfred 10
53 Ruamps, Laurent Baptisti 10
54 Bonneton, Fernand 9
55 Bretillon, Alexandre Albert Roger 9
56 Coadou, Arthur Marie Marcel 9
57 Condemine, Theophile Henri 9
58 de la Tour, Mathieu Marie Joseph Antoine 9
59 Dhome (DhĂ´me), Marcel Marc 9
60 Douchy, Gustave 9
 
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