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Name: Herbert "Bubi" Boy
Herbert Boy
Country: Germany
Rank: Leutnant
Units: Jasta 14
Schusta 30
Victories: 5
Born: 24 October 1897
Place of Birth:  
Died: 11 May 1973
Place of Death:  
Cemetery: German Cemetery, Bogota, Columbia
 
 
Having served as a two-seater pilot with Schusta 30, Boy was reassigned to Jasta 14 in December 1917. He was credited with 5 victories before his Fokker D.VII was shot down in flames by an S.E.5a near Staden on the morning of 7 October 1918. His opponent that day was Canadian ace Camille Lagesse of 29 Squadron, who watched Boy bale out of his plane with a burning parachute. Badly wounded, Boy survived the jump but was captured when he reached the ground.
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 22 Dec 1917 1630 Jasta 14   Bréguet 14 St. Loup
2 03 Feb 1918 Jasta 14   SPAD Aguilcourt
3 22 May 1918 1220 Jasta 14   S.E.5a Armentières
4 08 Jul 1918 2100 Jasta 14   S.E.5a Carvin
5 Jasta 14   EA  
 
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