About Frank Carey DFC* AFM* DFM*
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ATTACK OF MOULMEIN
Having been promoted to Squadron Leader in August 1941 forming No. 135 Squadron who were ordered overseas in December 1941, traveling via Takoradi, Cairo, Basra, Karachi, and Calcutta they finished up landing in Rangoon on the 19th January 1942 in the middle of an air raid. Frank Carey claimed his first victory on 29th January 1942 where he shot down a ‘Nate” Ki-27 of Sgt-Maj Nagashima of the 77th Sentai. The following month on February the 26th He led an attack on Moulmein where he claimed another 3 ‘Nates’ Ki-27s taking his total to 28 victories.