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Name: John Douglas Lightbody
Country: Scotland
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Service: Royal Naval Air Service
Royal Air Force
Units: 4N (RNAS)
204 (RAF)
Victories: 5
Born: 30 October 1899
Place of Birth: Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: 04 November 1918
Place of Death: Near Melle, Belgium
Cemetery: Scheldewindeke Churchyard, Oosterzele, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium Image
 
 
John Douglas Lightbody was the son of John D. and Marjory Lightbody, of "Ardenlee," Portland Park, Hamilton, Lanarkshire. After claiming seven victories in October 1918, he was missing in action when his Sopwith Camel was shot down by a Fokker D.VII, near Melle.
 
Victories
  Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 09 Oct 1918 1120 204 Sopwith Camel (F3109) Fokker D.VII (OOC) Courtrai
2 23 Oct 1918 1105 204 Sopwith Camel (F3109) Fokker D.VII (DES) Termonde
3 23 Oct 1918 1105 204 Sopwith Camel (F3109) Fokker D.VII (DES) Termonde
4 27 Oct 1918 0910 204 Sopwith Camel (F3109) Fokker D.VII (OOC) Ghent
5 30 Oct 1918 1315 204 Sopwith Camel (F3109) Fokker D.VII (OOC) Nazereth
 
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