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Name: Victor Henry Huston
Military Cross (MC)
Country: Ireland
Rank: Major
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Royal Air Force
Unit: 18
Victories: 6
Born: 13 October 1890
Place of Birth: Belfast, County Antrim
Died:  
Place of Death:  
 
 
Living in Canada when he enlisted in the army, Victor Henry Huston served with the Canadian Expeditionary Force in France in 1915. He transferred to the Royal Flying Corps in 1916 and was posted to 18 Squadron. An F.E.2b pilot and the highest scoring ace in his squadron, Huston and his observers scored six victories during 1917.

CEF number 36122.
 
Military Cross (MC)
Lt. Victor Henry Huston, A.S.C. and R.F.C.
   For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He has rendered valuable service when on photographic reconnaissance. He has always shown the greatest skill and courage in leading attacks on hostile machines, and thus enabling valuable photographs to be secured behind the lines.
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 15 Feb 1917 1015 18 F.E.2b (A5445) 1 C (DES) Grevillers
2 05 Apr 1917 1200 18 F.E.2b (4969) 2 Albatros D.II (OOC) Inchy
3 05 Apr 1917 1200 18 F.E.2b (4969) 2 Albatros D.II (OOC) Inchy
4 24 Apr 1917 18 F.E.2b 3 Albatros D.III (DES)  
5 13 May 1917 1745 18 F.E.2b (4998) 3 Halberstadt D (DES) NW of Cambrai
6 27 May 1917 0745 18 F.E.2b (4998) 3 Albatros D.V (DES) 4 N of Havrincourt

1 Observer 2Lt P S Taylor
2 Observer 2Lt Giles Blennerhasset
3 Observer Lt E A Foord
4 Shared with FSL Harold Kerby
 
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