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'Unaccounted' airman - 9-10-1939

'Unaccounted' airman - 9-10-1939
Author: Henk Welting (Guest)
Time Stamp:
16:58:43 Saturday, August 18, 2007
Post:
What caused the death of:

P/O (Pilot) Robert I. HOPKINS - 42601 - RAF (from Canada)

probably killed in a training accident. He lies buried at Whittlesford (SS Mary & Andrew) Churchyard, Cambridgeshire.

Can't find a matching a/c serial.

Regards and thanks for your help.

Henk.


RE: 'Unaccounted' airman - 9-10-1939
Author: Henk Welting (Guest)
Time Stamp:
13:11:04 Sunday, August 19, 2007
Post:
"They Shall Grow Not Old" (Allison):

"Pilot Officer" Pilot Robert Innes HOPKINS - "RAF 42601" - age 26, from Vancouver, B.C., was killed in a training accident.

CWGC: "Cadet" Pilot - no svcnr - son of Innes and Alice Mary HOPKINS of Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

Listed addenda panel 602 of the V.A.C. Book of Remembrance WW2, as a Pilot Officer.

Listed Canadian Virtual War Memorial as a Pilot Officer.

Can't find his name in The Times archives.

Henk.