Malaya and Singapore

 

 December 1941 to February 1942

 

NAME INIT. RANK DEST. PROB. DAM. DATE SQUAD. AIRCRAFT E/A LOCATION AREA #

WIDMER R F/LT   1   41.12.09 8 Hudson Claude Kuantan Malaya  
MONTEFIORE H.V F/O 1     41.12.09 21 Buffalo Zero Butterworth Malaya  
COLLYER V.A SGT 0.5     41.12.13 453 Buffalo Ki51 Penang Malaya 1
GRACE B.A F/LT 1     41.12.13 453 Buffalo Zero Penang Malaya  
READ* M.N SGT 2.5     41.12.13 453 Buffalo Ki51 Penang Malaya 2
VANDERFIELD R.D F/LT 2     41.12.13 453 Buffalo Lily? Penang Malaya  
VANDERFIELD R.D F/LT 1     41.12.13 453 Buffalo  Ki51 Penang Malaya  
VIGORS T.A F/LT     3 41.12.13 453 Buffalo Zero Penang Malaya 3
BOARD G.R SGT 1     41.12.14 453 Buffalo Ki51 Alor Star Malaya  
SEAGOE G.E.G SGT     1 41.12.14 453 Buffalo  Ki51 Alor Star Malaya  
BOARD G.R SGT 0.5     41.12.15 453 Buffalo  Ki48 Ipoh Malaya 4
O'MARA M.D SGT 0.5     41.12.15 453 Buffalo Ki48 Ipoh Malaya  
CLARE A.W.B F/SGT 1     41.12.17 453 Buffalo Fighter Ipoh Malaya 5
SUMMERTON J.E SGT     1 41.12.17 453 Buffalo  Ki43 Ipoh Malaya  
LEYS K.R SGT?     1 41.12.21 453 Buffalo Zero Kuala Lumpur Malaya  
PETERSON* E.A SGT 1 2   41.12.21 453 Buffalo D/Bomber Kuala Lumpur Malaya 6
BOARD G.R SGT 1     41.12.22 453 Buffalo  Ki48 Kuala Lumpur Malaya 7
CLARE A.W.B SGT 1     41.12.22 453 Buffalo Ki43 Kuala Lumpur Malaya  
CLARE A.W.B SGT 2     41.12.22 453 Buffalo Fighter Kuala Lumpur Malaya 8
COLLYER V.A SGT   1   41.12.22 453 Buffalo Fighter Kuala Lumpur Malaya 9
GORRINGE K SGT 1     41.12.22 453 Buffalo  Ki43 Kuala Lumpur Malaya 10
GRIFFITHS H.H SGT 2     41.12.22 453 Buffalo Ki43 Kuala Lumpur Malaya 11
READ* M.N SGT 1     41.12.22 453 Buffalo Ki43 Kuala Lumpur Malaya  
SCRIMGEOUR S.G SGT   1   41.12.22 453 Buffalo Ki27 Kuala Lumpur Malaya 12
VANDERFIELD R.D F/LT 1     41.12.22 453 Buffalo Oscar? NE Kuala Lumpur Malaya 13
RYLAND
 J.P W/C  1
42.01.10
 13Hudson
Mavis
Molucca Sea
NEI
 
KINNINMONT J.R F/LT 1   1 42.01.15 21/453 Buffalo Sally Singapore Malaya 14
LEIGH-BOWES F P/O   1   42.01.15 21/453 Buffalo Ki48 Singapore Malaya 15
VANDERFIELD R.D F/LT 1     42.01.15 21/453 Buffalo Betty Singapore Malaya  
SHEPPARD G.M F/O     1 42.01.16 21/453 Buffalo Reccon. Gemas Rd. Malaya 16
CLARE A.W.B SGT 1     42.01.17 21/453 Buffalo Ki27 Muar River area Malaya  
CLARE A.W.B SGT 1     42.01.17 21/453 Buffalo Zero Maur River area Malaya 17
GRACE B.A F/LT   0.5   42.01.17 21/453 Buffalo Ki27 Near Malacca Malaya 18
VANDERFIELD R.DF/LT
  0.5 42.01.17
21/453
Buffalo
Ki27
Near Malacca
Malaya
18
LEREW
J.M
 S/LDR   142.01.17
 24Wirraway
 MavisNear Kavieng
New Ireland
 
PARSONS* H.V SGT   1   42.01.18 21/453 Buffalo Ki43 Muar area Malaya  
SPROULE* D.M F/O 1     42.01.18 21/453 Buffalo Nate Sembawang Malaya  
GORRINGE K SGT 1     42.01.19 21/453 Buffalo Ki51 Malacca Malaya  
KINNINMONT J.R F/LT 1     42.01.19 21/453 Buffalo Ki51 Malacca Malaya  
KINNINMONT J.R F/LT 1     42.01.19 21/453 Buffalo Zero Batu pahat Malaya  
KIRKMAN R.A F/LT 1     42.01.19 21/453 Buffalo Ki51 Malacca Malaya  
KIRKMAN R.A F/LT   1   42.01.19 21/453 Buffalo Zero Batu Pahat Malaya  
VANDERFIELD R.D F/LT 1     42.01.19 21/453 Buffalo Ki51 Malacca Malaya  
GRACE B.A F/LT 1   1 42.01.26 21/453 Buffalo  Ki27 Endau Malaya  
LEYS K.R SGT 1     42.01.26 21/453 Buffalo Zero Endau Malaya  
SHEPPARD G.M F/O 1     42.01.26 21/453 Buffalo Ki27 Endau Malaya  
GORRINGE K SGT   1   42.01.29 453 Buffalo Bomber Sembawang Malaya  
KINNINMONT J.R F/LT     1 42.01.29 453 Buffalo  G3M Singapore  Malaya  
FISKIN G.B SGT 1     42.02.01 453 Buffalo Zero Singapore Malaya 19
KINNINMONT J.R F/LT     1 42.02.01 453 Buffalo  Ki43 Singapore  Malaya  
KINNINMONT J.R F/LT     1 42.02.04 453 Buffalo Ki43 Sembawang Malaya  
KRONK* C.T SGT     1 42.02.04 453 Buffalo  Ki43 Sembawang Malaya 20

 

 

Notes

1.  ORB-lists 3 shared, Claimed 1/1/0, Bennett- lists 1.5 kills.

2. Shores- lists 2 kills, ORB-lists 3 shared, Bennett- lists 2.5 kills.

3. RAF officer.

4. Bennett- lists1 kill.

5. Cull- lists 1 damaged, Bennett-lists 1 damaged.

6. Bennett- lists 1/1/1.

7. Bennett- lists 1 probable.

8. Bennett- lists 1 kill.

9. Bennett- lists 1 kill.

10. Cull- lists 1 probable.

11. Bennett- lists 1 kill.

12. Bennett- lists 1 kill.

13.  Cull- lists 2 probables.

14. Shores- lists 1 probable, Bennett- lists 1 probable.

15. Bennett- lists 1 kill.

16. Bennett- lists 1 probable.

17. Cull- lists shared with Vanderfield.

18. Shared between B.A Grace and R.D Vanderfield. Bennett- lists 1.5 kills shared between Grace and Vanderfield.

19. Cull-lists a probable as well. RNZAF officer possibly attached to squadron due to lack of aircraft. Highest scoring Commonwealth ace in Pacific theatre.

20. Shores lists .5 probable. RNZAF officer attached to squadron, possibly due to lack of aircraft.