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by Chumleigh
Wed Oct 01, 2014 4:01 am
Forum: The Bent Prop Pub
Topic: Chumleigh's resignation
Replies: 13
Views: 1620

Chumleigh's resignation

Hello All, Let me begin by saying that I have immensely enjoyed the time I've spent as a member of ACG and the 4th Staffel and have benefitted considerably from the time, effort and patience that past and present ACG members have devoted towards training me - guys like Vranac, Black, Looky, Coolhand...
by Chumleigh
Sun Sep 07, 2014 10:35 pm
Forum: Flight Logs: Peace In Our Time
Topic: Adlerangriff. Mission 24: 12th August (4. Hawkinge & Lympe)
Replies: 26
Views: 10568

Re: Adlerangriff. Mission 24: 12th August (4. Hawkinge & Lym

Mission 24: 12th August 1940 Name: Chumleigh Rank: Feldwebel Unit: 4./JG26 Aircraft: E-4 Markings: White 14 Aerodrome: Marquise Pilot Status: OK aircraft status: undamaged Arrived late but managed to take off in time to follow the 4th as a one-man 3rd schwarm. Danced with some spits and hurris but n...
by Chumleigh
Sun Aug 31, 2014 10:53 pm
Forum: Flight Logs: Peace In Our Time
Topic: Adlerangriff. Mission 23: 12th August (3. Manston)
Replies: 22
Views: 9724

Re: Adlerangriff. Mission 23: 12th August (3. Manston)

Mission 23: 12th August 1940 Name: Chumleigh Rank: Feldwebel Unit: 4./JG26 Aircraft: E-1 Markings: White 14 Aerodrome: Marquise Pilot Status: OK Aircraft Status: fuselage damage due to stuck undercarriage, engine Engaged a flight of spits at 6,000 meters over Manston. We were outnumbered by more tha...
by Chumleigh
Tue Aug 05, 2014 10:26 am
Forum: Flight Logs: Peace In Our Time
Topic: Adlerangriff. Mission 22: 12th August Noon (IoW)
Replies: 37
Views: 13930

Re: Adlerangriff. Mission 22: 12th August Noon (IoW)

Mission Date: 12-08-1940 0000-0000 Name: Chumleigh Rank: Feldwebel Unit: 4./JG26 Aircraft: Bf 109 E4 Markings: White 14 Aerodrome: Théville Status: Pilot OK / RTB It was a pretty uneventful flight in my case. Despite all the aircraft that I saw, I was only able to get close enough to one spitfire to...
by Chumleigh
Wed Jul 30, 2014 10:25 am
Forum: Flight Logs: Peace In Our Time
Topic: Adlerangriff. Mission 21: 12th August
Replies: 27
Views: 10762

Re: Adlerangriff. Mission 21: 12th August

Name: Chumleigh Rank: Feldwebel Unit: 4./JG26 Aircraft: Bf 109 E-3 Markings: 14 Aerodrome: Marquise East Pilot status: bullet wound in leg aircraft status: a few holes in the fuselage and a flat tire I already posted my report on Sunday. I don't know what became of it. :? This will have to be the tr...
by Chumleigh
Wed Jul 23, 2014 7:27 am
Forum: Flight Logs: Peace In Our Time
Topic: Adlerangriff. Mission 20: 11th August 1940 - 0900
Replies: 27
Views: 10740

Re: Adlerangriff. Mission 20: 11th August 1940 - 0900

Mission Date: 11th August 1940 Name: Chumleigh Rank: Feldwebel Unit: 4./JG26 Aircraft: E3 Markings: White 14 Aerodrome: Theville Status: KIA parachute failed The second schwarm of the 4th staffel became fragmented early in the engagement due to engine problems and casualties. Consequently I was left...
by Chumleigh
Fri Jun 13, 2014 4:43 am
Forum: Flight Logs: Peace In Our Time
Topic: Kanalkampf. Mission 17: 5th August 1940
Replies: 17
Views: 7522

Re: Kanalkampf. Mission 17: 5th August 1940

Mission Date: 5th August 1940 Name: Chumleigh Rank: Unterfeldwebel Unit: 4./JG26 Aircraft: Bf 109 E-3 Markings: White 14 Aerodrome: Marquise Status: OK A problem at take -off delayed schwarm 2 and consequently we failed to reach the altitude I'd intended, placing us at a disadvantage during our init...
by Chumleigh
Fri Jun 06, 2014 11:31 pm
Forum: Cinema
Topic: The Beginning Of The End
Replies: 157
Views: 36037

Re: The Beginning of the End

It is truly a marvel! I've been emailing the link to friends and family alike after watching it twice in succession. It makes me very proud to be part of ACG and regret not having been available to contribute. (As I recall, the flying took place during the work day for me.) Well done, ACG!… 'This is...
by Chumleigh
Mon May 26, 2014 11:27 am
Forum: Flight Logs: Peace In Our Time
Topic: Kanalkampf. Mission 16: 29th July 1940
Replies: 26
Views: 9628

Re: Kanalkampf. Mission 16: 29th July 1940

...to be deleted... Chumleigh mate you're being very unlucky indeed. The RAF pilot who collided with you was Teepee from No.501. He did apologise to you in the chatline just after you left the server. He had to bail out from his Hurricane right away and responded to your message that he was sorry, ...
by Chumleigh
Sun May 25, 2014 9:54 pm
Forum: Flight Logs: Peace In Our Time
Topic: Kanalkampf. Mission 16: 29th July 1940
Replies: 26
Views: 9628

Re: Kanalkampf. Mission 16: 29th July 1940

Mission Date: 29th July 1940 Name: Chumleigh Rank: Unteroffizier Unit: 4./JG26 Aircraft: Bf 109 E1 Markings: white 14 Aerodrome: Marquise East Status: KIA Victory Claims: Time Place Aircraft Opponent Confirmed - Dover hurricane - no forced to drop from altitude due to joystick malfunction regained c...