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Ebert, George Wilburt Henry (Pilot Officer)

Killed in Action 1943-January-29

Birth Date: 1920-October-27 (age 22)

Born: Cache Bay, Ontario

son of Henry and Hariott Poff. Nephew of Mr. R. M. Poff, of Cache Bay, Ontario.

Home: Cache Bay, Ontario

Enlistment: North Bay, Ontario

Enlistment Date: 1941-02-19

Service
RCAF
Unit
269 Sqn- Squadron (RAF)
Omnia Videmus We see all things
Rank
Pilot Officer
Marshal
Air Chief MarshalA/C/M
Air MarshalA/M
Air Vice MarshalA/V/M
Air CommodoreA/C
Group CaptainG/C
Wing CommanderW/C
Squadron LeaderS/L
Flight LieutenantF/L
Flying OfficerF/O
Pilot OfficerP/O
Warrant Officer 1st ClassWO1
Warrant Officer 2nd ClassWO2
Flight SergeantFS
SergeantSGT
CorporalCPL
Senior AircraftmanSAC
Leading AircraftmanLAC
Aircraftman 1st ClassAC1
Aircraftman 2nd ClassAC2
Position
Navigator
Service Numbers
J/16265
Prev: R/86520
269 Squadron. P/O. Ebert lost his life when Hudson aircraft T 9464 crashed one mile north-west of the aerodrome at Kaldadanes after both engines cut out.

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Lockheed Hudson A-28 A-29 AT-18

Lockheed Hudson
Source National Air Force Museum of Canada.

The Lockheed Hudson was an American-built light bomber and coastal reconnaissance aircraft built initially for the Royal Air Force (RAF) shortly before the outbreak of the Second World War and primarily operated by the RAF thereafter. The Hudson served throughout the war, mainly with Coastal Command, but also in transport and training roles, as well as delivering agents into occupied France. They were also used extensively with the Royal Canadian Air Force's (RCAF) anti-submarine squadrons. National Air Force Museum of Canada.

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General Harold A Skaarup Web Page

Kestrek Publications Hudon - Kestrel Publications

CASPIR Aircraft Groups:
RCAF On Strength (247), RCAF 400 Squadron (2), Canadian Aircraft Losses (245), Canadian Ferried (1)
last update: 2021-12-21 01:36:53

Hudson Mk. lll T9464

#269 Squadron. P/O. Ebert lost his life when Hudson aircraft # T 9464 crashed one mile north-west of the aerodrome at Kaldadanes after both engines cut out.

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