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Name: Robert MacIntyre "Bobby" Gordon
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)
Country: Scotland
Rank: Lieutenant
Service: Royal Naval Air Service
Royal Air Force
Unit: 4N (RNAS)
204 (RAF)
Victories: 9
Born: 30 September 1899
Place of Birth: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: 19 April 1990
Place of Death:
 
 
Robert MacIntyre Gordon scored nine victories with 204 Squadron in 1918.
 
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)
2nd Lieut. (T./Lieut.) Robert Maclntyre Gordon (Sea Patrol).
   In three months this brilliant young pilot has destroyed or driven down eight enemy machines. On all occasions he displays remarkable gallantry and dash, never hesitating to fly to the assistance of other pilots when they are in difficulties. In one combat his action saved his flight commander.
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 30 Jun 1918 1430 204 Sopwith Camel (D1868) C (OOC) Zeebrugge
2 30 Jun 1918 1440 204 Sopwith Camel (D1868) Fokker D.VII (OOC) Zeebrugge
3 31 Jul 1918 1930 204 Sopwith Camel (D8146) Fokker D.VII (OOC) NE of Ypres
4 12 Aug 1918 1055 204 Sopwith Camel (D9498) Fokker D.VII (DES) Blankenberghe
5 12 Aug 1918 1055 204 Sopwith Camel (D9498) Fokker D.VII (OOC) Blankenberghe
6 15 Aug 1918 1900 204 Sopwith Camel (D8145) Fokker D.VII (DESF) 1 Menin
7 15 Aug 1918 1900 204 Sopwith Camel (D8145) Fokker D.VII (DESF) Menin
8 03 Sep 1918 1150 204 Sopwith Camel (D8146) Fokker D.VII (OOC) Gheluvelt
9 27 Oct 1918 0910 204 Sopwith Camel (F3929) Fokker D.VII (DESF) S of Ghent

1 Shared with Lt Charles Hickey
 
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