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14 Jan 1916
  • The British Royal Flying Corps ordered that, in the face of opposition from German Fokker monoplanes, in future each reconnaissance aircraft must be escorted by a minimum of three fighters. ww2dbase [AC]
  • Leonard Siffleet was born in Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia. ww2dbase [Leonard Siffleet | CPC]

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Thomas Dodd, late 1945