First WW1 Dogfight

The first dog-fight is believed to have taken place on 28th August 1914, when Lieutenant Norman Spratt, flying a Sopwith Tabloid, forced down a German two-seater. This was an amazing achievement as his Sopwith was not armed. The first Victoria Cross for air combat was won by Captain Lanoe Hawker on 25th June, 1915. Flying […]

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