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Hoople, Allan (Leading Aircraftman)

Died 1942-May-09

Birth Date: 1922-May-16 (age 19)

Born: Finch Ontario

Son of Charles N. Hoople and Delia Hoople; brother of Edith A. Hoople. of Cornwall.

Home: Finch, Ontario

Service
RCAF
Unit
2 ANS- Air Navigation School
Base
Pennfield Ridge, New Brunswick, Canada
Rank
Leading Aircraftman
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
Service Numbers
R/125748
2 Air Navigation School, Pennfield Ridge, New Brunswick. Death by natural causes of septic pneumonia due to scarlet fever while in the Lancaster DP & NH Hospital, St John, New Brunswick.

Canada Source Canadian Virtual War Memorial

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Canada Primary Source Library and Archives Canada Service Files (may not exist)

Burial
Google Map Finch Cemetery, Canada
Plot 47 Sec 1

2 ANS- Air Navigation School (2 Air Navigation School)

Nos. 1 & 2 Air Navigation Schools offered four-week courses in astronavigation and were the last step for Air Observers.

The RAF schools, Nos. 31, 32, and 33, provided the same training as Air Observer Schools.

  • RCAF Roundel RCAF.info - RCAF Station Pennfield Ridge NB

  • General History of 2 ANS Pennfield Ridge NB

  • 2 Air Navigation School was disbanded at Pennfield Ridge April 1942. Unit was reformed in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island February 1944.
  • RCAF Roundel RCAF.info - RCAF Station Charlottetown PEI

  • The unit was again disbanded on 7 July 1945. The Unit was reformed in Winnipeg, Manitoba on 1 August 1951.
  • RCAF Roundel RCAF.info - RCAF Station Winnipeg Manitoba

  • The unit was redesignated No 2 Air Observer School 15 November 1955.

    1941-07-21 Primary Location Pennfield Ridge NB Canada Currently abandoned.
    1944-02-28 Primary Location Charlottetown PE Canada Current site of Charlottetown Airport CYYG

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