List of World War II aces from Southern Rhodesia

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This is a list of fighter aces in World War II from Southern Rhodesia. For other countries see List of World War II aces by country

Name Kills Notes
Bowker, NevilleNeville Bowker 11 Prisoner of war

DFC in 1941[1]

Buchanan, George Andrew F. "Buck"George Andrew F. "Buck" Buchanan 7 DFC Mostly defending Malta.[2]
Deall, John HowardJohn Howard Deall 5 OBE, DSO, DFC, Vliegerkruis
Dicks-Sherwood, Eric Sidney "Dicky"Eric Sidney "Dicky" Dicks-Sherwood 7
Holman, FrankFrank Holman 9
Hull, Caesar BarrandCaesar Barrand Hull 8 DFC Joined RAF in 1936. Most successful pilot of Norwegian Campaign. Killed in action on 7 September 1940
Maguire, William Ivan HartleyWilliam Ivan Hartley Maguire 13
Newton, Percy Arthur "Ping"Percy Arthur "Ping" Newton 5
Plagis, Ioannis Agorastos "John"Ioannis Agorastos "John" Plagis 16 Born and brought up in Rhodesia of Greek descent; joined the Royal Air Force as a Greek citizen, not holding British nationality.
St Quintin, Perry RobertPerry Robert St Quintin 9
Williams, Ernest LeopoldErnest Leopold Williams 9

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