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    Default LAC Hamilton Bruce E. Brock RCAF, 77A; KIFA 17-7-1940.

    Hallo all,

    The CWGC only records his initials, as H.B.E. Elsewhere I have found his first two names as Hamilton Bruce. Can anyone please supply the name of the third initial ?

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    Martin.

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    Name: Hamilton Bruce Edmonds Brock
    Death Date: 17 Jul 1940
    Death County or District: Military
    Age: 25
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1915
    Birth Location: Toronto, Ontario

    His Ontario overseas death cert is on Ancestry.com

    Cause of death is given as: Dive bombing practise - hit tree and crashed.
    Dennis Burke
    - Dublin

    Foreign Aircrew and Aircraft Ireland 1939-1945
    www.ww2irishaviation.com

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    Hi Dennis,

    Fantastic work ! Many thanks.

    Regards,

    Martin.

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    17.7.40 Lysander II N1301 110 Sqn RCAF Forest Row, Sussex

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    Hi Paul,

    Thanks for the extra information.

    Regards,

    Martin.

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    Could add following info:
    Exercise with First Canadian Army Division. Also killed F/O (Pilot) William G. MIDDLEBRO - RCAF - C/817.
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    Henk,

    Thanks for that extra detail.

    Martin.

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