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Flight Sergeant Bernard HOBBS (1282416) of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Flight Engineer
Lost in aircraft Liberator BZ928  Forum Post

Death of Death 1945-10-19 .

Served in 144 MU

Burial/Commemoration Details : 1. J. 9. at Dely Ibrahim War Cemetery, Algeria

More Details: SON OF FREDERICK AND MARY CATHERINE HOBBS, OF NEWPORT, MONMOUTHSHIRE.

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Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 19 Oct 45 Aircraft Name Liberator III Serial Number BZ928
Unit 144 MU Operating Airfield Country Algeria
Aircrew details
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Other Aircrew lost in Liberator III BZ928

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight LieutenantHarold Victor ALEXANDER (117438) Observer Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Wing CommanderJames Heseltine BALSHAW (35251) Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Squadron LeaderWilliam Mansell BARRY (43484) Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Squadron LeaderBertie Allan BULLMAN (101773) Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Squadron LeaderVictor Clarence EWENS (44290) Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Flight LieutenantWilliam Harold GIBBS (108386) Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Group CaptainJohn Malcolm GLAISHER (07102) Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Flight LieutenantCarlton HARRISON (110995) Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Squadron LeaderWilliam Alfred HAWKES (48387) Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Flight SergeantBernard HOBBS (1282416) Flight Engineer Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Flight SergeantBenjamin James PHILLIPS (1617070) Flight Engineer Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Flight SergeantLeslie James PITTOCK (1616268) Wireless Op./Air Gunner Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
CorporalStanley ROBINSON (1014852) Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Flight LieutenantDonald James SCLATER (47557) Pilot Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery
Squadron LeaderWalter James WYNESS (123475) Liberator BZ928  Forum Post 1945-10-19144 MU AlgeriaDely Ibrahim War Cemetery


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