Aircraft

According to the Pilot’s Flying Log Book he flew the following aircraft.

Cauldron

Cauldron

Avro 504

Avro504

  • Crew: 2
  • Length: 29 ft 5 in (8.97 m)
  • Wingspan: 36 ft (10.97 m)
  • Height: 10 ft 5 in (3.17 m)
  • Wing area: 330 ft² (30.7 m²)
  • Maximum speed: 90 mph (145 km/h)
  • Range: 250 mi (402 km)
  • Service ceiling: 16,000 ft (4,875 m)

Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a

S.E.5a

  • Length: 20 ft 11 in (6.38 m)
  • Wingspan: 26 ft 7 in (8.11 m)
  • Height: 9 ft 6 in (2.89 m)
  • Wing area: 444 ft² (22.67 m²)
  • Maximum speed: 138 mph (222 km/h)
  • Range: 300 miles (483 km)
  • Service ceiling: 17,000 ft (5,185 m)
  • 1x 0.303 in (7.7 mm) forward-firing Vickers machine gunr
  • 1x .303 in (7.7 mm) Lewis gun on upper wing

Sopwith Camel

SopwithCamel

  • Length: 18 ft 9 in (5.71 m)
  • Wingspan: 26 ft 11 in (8.53 m)
  • Height: 8 ft 6 in (2.59 m)
  • Wing area: 231 ft² (21.46 m²)
  • Maximum speed: 115 mph (185 km/h)
  • Range: 300 mi ferry (485 km)
  • Service ceiling: 21,000 ft (6,400 m)
  • Guns: 2× 0.303 in (7.7 mm) Vickers machine guns

Bristol Fighter

  • Crew: 2 (pilot & observer/gunner)
  • Length: 25 ft 10 in (7.87 m)
  • Wingspan: 39 ft 3 in (11.96 m)
  • Height: 9 ft 9 in (2.97 m)
  • Wing area: 405 ft² (37.62 m²)
  • Maximum speed: 123 mph (107 kn, 198 km/h) at 5,000 ft (1,500 m)
  • Range: 369 mi (320 nmi, 593 km)
  • Guns: 1× .303 in (7.7 mm) forward-firing Vickers machine gun in the upper fuselage, 1 or 2× .303 in Lewis Guns in the observer’s cockpit

Short Type 184 Seaplane

Short

  • Crew: 2
  • Length: 40 ft 7 in (12.38 m)
  • Wingspan: 63 ft 6in (19.36 m)
  • Height: 13 ft 6 in (4.11 m)
  • Wing area: 688 ft² (63.9 m²)
  • Maximum speed: 88 mph (142 km/h)
  • Service ceiling: 9,000 ft (2,745 m)
  • Armament: 1 × .303 in (7.7 mm) Lewis Gun in rear cockpit, 1 × 14 in (356 mm) torpedo or up to 520 lb (236 kg) of bombs

Curtiss F.3.c Seaplane

Curtiss