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Name: Colin Glen Orr MacAndrew
Cyril John Agelasto
Country: Scotland
Rank: Lieutenant
Service: Royal Flying Corps
Units: 11, 57
Victories: 5
Born: 16 December 1896
Place of Birth: Ayr, New Brunswick, Scotland
Died: 02 October 1917 Killed In Action
Place of Death: Belgium
Cemetery: Harlebeke New British Cemetery, Harelbeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
 
 
The son of Francis G. and Jessie M. MacAndrew, 2nd Lieutenant Colin Glen Orr MacAndrew, 2/1st Ayrshire Yeomanry, received Royal Aero Club Aviator's Certificate 4205 on a Maurice Farman biplane at Military School, Thetford on 21 December 1916. He was appointed Flying Officer and seconded to the Royal Flying Corps on 16 April 1917. On 1 July 1917, he was promoted to Lieutenant. A Bristol Figher pilot with 11 Squadron, he scored five victories in the summer of 1917. He was appointed Flight Commander and promoted to temporary Captain on 12 September 1917.
Great Britain, Royal Aero Club Aviators' Certificates, 1910-1950
British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920
Harlebeke New British Cemetery, Harelbeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Find A Grave Memorial# 12529203
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 28 Jun 1917 1520 11 Bristol Fighter (A7127) 1 Albatros D.V (OOC) Fresnes
2 28 Jun 1917 1520 11 Bristol Fighter (A7127) 1 Albatros D.V (OOC) Fresnes
3 09 Aug 1917 0900 11 Bristol Fighter (A7143) 2 Albatros D.V (DES) Quierry la Motte
4 09 Aug 1917 0900 11 Bristol Fighter (A7143) 2 Albatros D.V (DES) Quierry la Motte
5 18 Aug 1917 abt 0645 11 Bristol Fighter 3 Albatros D.V (DES) SW of Douai

1 Observer 2Lt A M West
2 Observer Lt H C McKinney
3 Observer Pvt Long
 
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