Flying Officer Raymond Jack "Dan" Danzey was born on 11 November 1921 in Auckland, New Zealand. He worked as a storekeeper before joining RNZAF on 30 November 1941.
He served with No. 486 Squadron from June 1943 to March 1945. He was awarded a DFC on 8 May 1945.
Danzey died on 9 November 1998 in Wellington, New Zealand.
Danzey's victories in Tempest
|Date of Claim||Type Claimed||Aircraft Serial No.||Location of Claim||Unit||Note|
|17 June 1944||V-1||SA-M (JN809)||Faversham||486 Sqn|
|18 June 1944||V-1||SA-K (JN797)||N Tonbridge||486 Sqn|
|20 June 1944||V-1||SA-L (JN820)||5m S Eastbourne||486 Sqn|
|23 June 1944||V-1||SA-K (JN797)||Dungeness||486 Sqn|
|23 June 1944||1/2 x V-1||SA-K (JN797)||Hastings||486 Sqn|
|29 June 1944||V-1||SA-K (JN797)||W Newchurch||486 Sqn|
|29 June 1944||V-1||SA-K (JN797)||W Beachy Head||486 Sqn|
|4 July 1944||V-1||SA-E (JN805)||20m N Eastbourne||486 Sqn|
|7 July 1944||1/2 x V-1||SA-M (JN809)||10m N Beachy Head||486 Sqn|
|11 July 1944||1/2 x V-1||SA-H (JN821)||Tonbridge area||486 Sqn|
|16 July 1944||V-1||SA-D (JN803)||N Hastings||486 Sqn|
|22 July 1944||V-1||SA-L (JN801)||10m S West Malling||486 Sqn|
|6 Aug 1944||1/2 x V-1||SA-D (JN803)||Tunbridge Wells||486 Sqn|
|28 Oct 1944||Me262||486 Sqn||Damaged|
|23 Jan 1945||Fw190||SA-F (NV715)||Minden area||486 Sqn||Probable|
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