RAF Victories

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Squardron Leader Tony Gaze OAM DFC** (60096) Victories

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Date Aircraft Model Result Location / Region Unit Flying
26th June, 1941 Messerschmitt  Bf 190E (AKA Me 109) Destroyed Gravelines, France 610 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk II
26th June, 1941 Messerschmitt  Bf 190E (AKA Me 109) Probable Gravelines, France 610 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk II
2nd July, 1941 Messerschmitt  Bf 190E (AKA Me 109) Damaged West of Lille, France 610 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk II
6th July, 1941 Messerschmitt  Bf 190E (AKA Me 109) Share Destroy South of Lille, France 610 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk II
10th July, 1941 Messerschmitt  Bf 190E (AKA Me 109) Destroyed Hardelot, France 610 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk II
10th July, 1941 Messerschmitt  Bf 190E (AKA Me 109) Destroyed Hardelot, France 610 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk II
17th July, 1941 Messerschmitt  Bf 190E (AKA Me 109) Probable Le Touquet, France 610 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk II
13th July, 1942 Focke-Wulf Fw 190A Probable West of Abbeville 616 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk VI
18th July, 1942 Focke-Wulf Fw 190 Destroyed Le Touquet, France 616 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk VI
18th July, 1942 Focke-Wulf Fw 190 Damaged West of Le Touquet, France 616 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk VI
19th August, 1942 Dornier  Do 217 Destroyed Dieppe, France 616 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk VI
6th September, 1942 Focke-Wulf Fw 190 Damaged St. Omer, France 616 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk VI
11th October, 1942 Focke-Wulf Fw 190 Damaged South of Dunkirk, France 64 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk IX
16th August, 1943 Focke-Wulf Fw 190 Damaged North-east of Eeklo, Belgium 129 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk IX
17th August, 1943 Focke-Wulf Fw 190 Destroyed West of Antwerp, Belgium 129 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk IX
19th August, 1943 Messerschmitt  Bf 190G (AKA Me 109) Probable Amiens, France 129 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk IX
4th September, 1943 Focke-Wulf Fw 190 Destroyed Beauchamps, France 66 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk VI
5th August, 1944 Fieseler Fi 103 V-1 Destroyed Beachy Head, East Sussex, UK 610 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk XIV
1st January, 1945 Focke-Wulf Fw 190D Destroyed Airfield Y-32 Ophoven, Belgium 610 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk XIV
14th Febuary, 1945 Messerschmitt Me 262 Destroyed Emmrich on Rhine, Germany 610 Squadron RAF Spitfire Mk XIV
10th April, 1945 Junker Ju 52/3m Destroyed Bremen, Germany 41 Squardron RAF Spitfire Mk XIV
12th April, 1945 Arado Ar 234 Shared destroy Bremen, Germany 41 Squardron RAF Spitfire Mk XIV
28th April, 1945 Focke-Wulf Fw 190D Shared destroy Airfield Schwerin, Germany 41 Squardron RAF Spitfire Mk XIV
30th April, 1945 Focke-Wulf Fw 190D Destroyed Elbe Bridehead, Germany 41 Squardron RAF Spitfire Mk XIV
Total:12.5 confirmed destroyed (11 and 3 shared) and 4 probably destroyed plus 1 Bf 109E and 4 Fw 190′s recorded as ‘damaged’.
Note 1 Fieseler  Fi 103 V-1 ‘flying bomb’ destroyed.
* Note that the wreck of this Fw190 ‘probable ‘was discovered in 1994 during excavations West of Abbeville.

 

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)blue2-mosque_575Awarded on:
August 5th, 1941
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)blue2-mosque_575Awarded on:
January 19th, 1943
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)blue2-mosque_575Awarded on:
June 1st, 1945
The Defense Medal  blue2-mosque_575War Medal 1939-1945 Air Crew Europe Star blue2-mosque_5751939-1945 Star

 

1st DFC

5th August, 1941

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2nd DFC – 1st Bar

19th January, 1943

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3rd DFC – 2nd Bar

1st June 1945

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Tony & Scott’s enlistment to the RAF

14th February, 1941

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