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Name: Alexandre Paul Leon Madeleine Marty
Chevalier de la Légion d'Honneur
Croix de Guerre
Country: France
Rank: Lieutenant
Service: French Air Service
Units: Spa77, Spa90
Victories: 7
Born: 09 February 1894
Place of Birth: Toulon
Died: 09 June 1918 Killed In Action
Place of Death: Near Plainfaing
 
 
Marty was badly wounded on  5 November 1917.
 
Chevalier de la Légion d'Honneur
"Marty, Alexandre Paul Leon Madeleine, lieutenant (Active) of the 21st Regiment of Light Cavalry, pilot of Escadrille N77, pursuit pilot of the first order who demonstrates with each new day his mastery of combat. On 2 May 1917, 28 June 1917 and 3 July 1917, he downed his first three enemy planes. Cited twice in orders." Chevalier de la Légion d'Honneur citation, 2 July 1917
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 02 May 1917 N77   Scout La Garde
2 28 Jun 1917 N77   Two-seater Thiaucourt
3 03 Jul 1917 0900 N77   Two-seater 1 Foret de Parroy
4 18 Aug 1917 1045 N77   Two-seater N of Gremecy
5 17 Oct 1917 1500 N77   Two-seater Millery
6 23 Apr 1918 1115 Spa90   Hannover CL Pagny-sur-Meuse
7 08 Jun 1918 0815 Spa90   Two-seater Saint Die

1 Shared with Capl d'Etainville
 
Books
Over the Front
by Norman L. R. Franks, Frank W. Bailey / Hardcover / Grub Street the Basement (May 1992)
 
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