[WWI] Fonck 'n Nieuports

Rick Geisler ragfokker at hotmail.com
Sun Feb 27 02:32:49 EST 2005


Sean Said:

>Hey -
>
>I just thought of something. Fonck's SPADs are famous.
>But do we see much reference to Nieuports of his? We
>know Guynemer and Nungesser had no shortage of these
>graceful aircraft - but the high-scoring Fonck? What's
>up with that? Or am I missing something?


Sean, IIRC, Fonk trnsferred from 2 seaters after Escarille 103 had 
re-equipped with SPADS! I think it is that simple. :-) I can check The 
Storks, by Franks and Bailley? if you like!
RAGIII




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