James Green (RFC airman)

Sergeant James Hubert Ronald Green (7 February 1897 – 15 December 1917) was a World War I flying ace credited with six aerial victories.[1]

James Hubert Ronald Green
Born(1897-02-07)7 February 1897
Buckland, Berkshire, England
Died15 December 1917(1917-12-15) (aged 20)
Norwich, Norfolk, England
Abingdon, Berkshire, England
UnitNo. 25 Squadron RFC
AwardsItalian Medal for Military Valor

Early life edit

Green was born on 7 February 1897 in Buckland, Berkshire, the son of Walter and Annie Louisa Green; his father was a groom.

Death edit

Green was killed in a flying accident near Norwich on 15 December 1917.[2][3] He was buried at Abingdon, Berkshire.[3]

References edit

  1. ^ "James Hubert Ronald Green".
  2. ^ "Fatal accidents". Flight. 27 December 1917. Retrieved 1 September 2012.
  3. ^ a b "James Hubert Ronald Greed". Commonwealth War Graves Commission. Retrieved 1 September 2012.