Notable fighter gunner pilots and credits

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All the lists present the following data:
Name and (when known) first name are presented with arbitrary choice for the spelling (russian, german, arab names...).
RANK of the pilot: see the rank page for the meaning of the abbreviations and the equivalence.
According to the pages, COUNTRY, NATION for the nationality or ethnic origin, AIR_SERVICE for the air arm, are provided.
The number of victories represents usually the total of kills (individual plus shared). The shared kills are indicated when known under the form [indiv+shared]. The official score is indicated when different from the total (American and British scores of ww2 for example).
Authors of the SOURCES column are given; report to the bibliography page to find the books, articles, web pages in alphabetical order. The OTHER_SOURCES column presents the divergent scores with sometimes the author of the source.
The DETAIL column shows occasionally the type of kill, balloons, V-1s, ground kills, unconfirmed kills...
The NOTE column exposes different commentaries and for lack of space, abbreviations are used: report to the abbreviation page for their meaning.

Updated: 28/05/2021

F/0Frederick JamesBARKER1313[12+1]Great BritainRAFC.Shores & C.Williams264Sq (gunner)Defiant gunner ace.12; 11
CplAlbertLIBBERT1212[9+3]Great BritainRAFC.Shores & C.Williams264Sq (gunner)31/05/1940Defiant gunner, 1940 (pilot N.G.Cooke).8+2sh (Roba)
SgtFrederick HarryKING1010[9+1]Great BritainRAFC.Shores & C.Williams264 Sq (gunner)Defiant gunner ace (pilot P.A.Hunter).10+1sh (McCrery)
LACP.LILLIE88[4+4]Great BritainRAFC.Shores & C.Williams264Sq (gunner)20/11/1940Defiant gunner ace (pilot G.H.Hackwood).
SgtL. H.HAYDEN77[6+1]Great BritainRAFC.Shores & C.Williams264Sq (gunner)Defiant gunner ace (pilot T.D.Welsh).5
POAlfred (Ritter Von)LAMMER66AustriaRAFM.Sugarman141Sq (gunner)Defiant R/O gunner ace, 1940-43.
LACRobert CharlesTURNER66[4+2]Great BritainRAFC.Shores & C.Williams264Sq (gunner)28/08/1940Defiant gunner ace. KIA.
SgtFredGASH55Great BritainRAFC.Shores & C.Williams264Sq (gunner)Defiant gunner ace (pilot F.D.Hughes).4 (Tavender)
SgtMARTAIN55Great BritainRAF264Sq (gunner)Defiant gunner ace.
SgtF. W.WAKE55Great BritainRAF264Sq (gunner)Defiant gunner ace.
POJ. E. M.WILLIAMS55Great BritainRAFC.Shores & C.Williams264Sq (gunner)Defiant gunner ace (pilot E.G.Barwell).
LACFAIRBROTHER44[3+1]Great BritainRAF264Sq (gunner)Defiant gunner, 1940.
LACEvan JohnJONES44[0+4]CanadaRAFC. Shores264Sq (gunner)29/05/1940Defiant gunner. KIA.
FLtRobert Clifford VacyASH33Great BritainRAFJ. Foreman264Sq (gunner)Defiant gunner, 1940.
SgtAlbert GeorgeBEALE33Great BritainRAFI.T.Tavender151SqDefiant night gunner, 1941.
LACJohn Stuart MeeBROMLEY33Great BritainRAFC.Shores264Sq (gunner)13/05/1940Defiant gunner (pilot S.R.Thomas). KIA.
SgtF. D.GREENHALGH33Great BritainRAFJ. Foreman264Sq (gunner)Defiant gunner (pilot P.Greenhous). POW.2 (Shores)
SLdrHubert PaulPATTEN33Great BritainRAF64Sq, 307Sq, 604Sq (gunner)Blenheim, Defiant, Beaufighter gunner.
POHoraceSCOTT33[2+1]Great BritainRAFJ. Foreman264Sq (gunner)28/05/1940Defiant gunner. KIA.1+1 (Shores)
Table: Notable fighter gunner pilots and credits

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