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This is an attempt to tabulate all the aerial victories of Biggles and his friends as recounted in the various stories. As is often the case in the chaos of aerial combat, it is sometimes not clear who shot down an aircraft. Ginger said of Bertie that he never bothered to keep count of his kills.

A confirmed kill is one where the text makes clear was definitely shot down. Probable applies to those where the text is vague. Either the adversary is seen flying away trailing smoke, or it was one where it was shot down but it was not clear by whom.

Biggles' documented aerial victoriesEdit

Story Confirmed Kill Probable Details
Biggles Goes Ballooning Albatros
Biggles and the Runaway Tank Roland C. II
Biggles Goes to War Unidentified Lovitzna fighter Upon arrival at Janovica
Biggles Goes to War Unidentified Lovitzna fighter Upon arrival at Janovica. Was flying away, losing height
Biggles in the Baltic Dornier Do 18 Shared with Algy
Biggles Sees It Through Polikarpov bomber Flying a Bristol Blenheim. Kill shared with his crew Algy, Ginger and Smyth. The latter two fired the final killing shots from crew-operated guns
So This is War! Me 109 First engagement, he shot the enemy which nearly crashed into Ginger
So This is War! Hawker Hurricane Second engagement, the Hurricane was fighting under false colours
The Flying Spy Me 109 At end of story, with Algy and Lakers, 6 v 3 dogfight
The Flying Spy Me 109 He fired at another one but swerved as he himself was hit. Nonetheless, only 2 of 6 enemies fled from the scene. With 1 confirmed, and 1 each to Algy and Lakers, it suggests this 4th Me 109 was also hit.
The Record Breakers Dornier Do 17
The Record Breakers Heinkel He 112
The Record Breakers Me 109
The Record Breakers Unspecified bomber Night action, confirmed kill.
The Record Breakers Unspecified bomber Night action, confirmed kill.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Me 109 Chapter 5.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Me 109 Chapter 12.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Me 110 Chapter 12.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Ju 52 Chapter 16.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Ju 52 Chapter 16.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Ju 52 Chapter 16.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Me 109F Chapter 17. Piloted by von Zoyton.
Sergeant Bigglesworth C.I.D. Renkell transport Renkell was piloted by Kurt Baumer
The Case of the Black Gauntlet Supermarine Spitfire An old victory at Marham narrated in retrospect. The Spitfire was piloted by the brother of Thea Hertz, fighting under false colours
The Case of the Black Gauntlet Me 109 At a movie set. The Me-109 was piloted by Thea Hertz. She pursued and fired at Biggles who, being unarmed, had no choice but to lead her to crash into some high tension cables.

Algy's documented aerial victoriesEdit

Story Confirmed Kill Probable Details
Biggles in the Baltic Dornier Do 18 Shared with Biggles
Biggles Sees It Through Me 109 Flying a Gloster Gladiator. A probable, the victim was seen entering a glide and did not rejoin combat.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Me 109 Chapter 5. Algy was not sure if he hit it but the pilot baled out and the aircraft was a write off, so it counts.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Me 109 Chapter 11.
The Case of the Poisoned Crops De Havilland Puss Moth With a verey pistol

Ginger's documented aerial victoriesEdit

Story Confirmed Kill Probable Details
Biggles – Air Commodore Unidentified red seaplane fighter With a mobile Lewis machine gun. Algy suggests that this is Ginger's first aerial kill.
Biggles Goes to War Unidentified Lovitzna fighter Upon arrival at Janovica
Biggles in Spain Fiat CR.32 Ginger was flying a two-seater with Jock McLannock. Type was probably a Polikarpov R-5
Biggles in Spain Fiat CR.32 While on patrol led by Cy Harkwell. Ginger was probably using a Polikarpov I-15
Biggles Sees It Through Large Russian bomber. See Tupolev TB-3. Using a Gloster Gladiator
So This is War! Me 109 First engagement. Text suggest this is Ginger's first dogfight? Kill confirmed by Biggles. Ginger thinks he got a second, unconfirmed.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Me 109 Half a kill. Shared with Tug Carrington. Chapter 5.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Me 109 Biggles was flying it and it offered no resistance, so should this count? Chapter 7.

Bertie's documented aerial victoriesEdit

Story Confirmed Kill Probable Details
Biggles Takes Over Me 109 He shot 2 enemy aircraft off Tex O'Hara's tail. Confirmed by Ferris.
Biggles Takes Over Me 109 Ditto
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Me 109 Chapter 12. Biggles looked back to see a Me-109 falling in flames. By then Tex was out of the fight so it could only have been Bertie.
Biggles Sweeps the Desert Me 109 Chapter 12. Chapter 12. Last seen flying off trailing smoke and unlikely to make its base.
Sergeant Bigglesworth C.I.D. Renkell Wolf von Zoyton was the opposing pilot.

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