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    Having read the thread about an Indian pilot in the R.F.C., whilst running a search for other Indian pilots I came across this gentleman, Harry Fuso O'Hara, who was Japanese and became an R.F.C. pilot.

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    Here is a link to the article on him, which I found. https://greatwarlondon.wordpress.com...er-pilot-1918/

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    Fascinating find David

    "He is wise who watches"

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    ohara? doesnt sound very japanese to me lol.

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    Read the comments below the article. They are as fascinating as the article itself.

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    Really interesting stuff!

    It's also great to see in the comments how posting this article has brought together people who knew him.

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    I had heard/read stories about Japanese naval officers serving either with the RNAS or RFC but this is the first confirmation.

    Well done.

    Barry



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