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Hubert Dainton FREAKES



Hubert Dainton FREAKES
28TH61ST+ONE, Jan 9, 2018
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Flying Officer (Pilot) Hubert Dainton FREAKES No. 73709 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died 10 March 1942 aged 28

Son of Benjamin Freakes and of Blanche Eliza Freakes (nee Dainton), of Durban, Natal, South Africa. M.A. Rhodes Scholar.

Born 2 February 1914, Durban, Natal, South Africa.
Service Record: Flying Officer, Pilot Royal Air Force
Died 10 March 1942 aged 28yrs. He died when his Hudson V8995 crashed on approach to Honeybourne airfield. Buried at Waterside Cemetery, Evesham, Worcestershire, England

London Gazette dated 18 July 1939
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.
GENERAL DUTIES BRANCH. Hubert Dainton FREAKES is granted a commission as Pilot Officer. 18th July 1939.

https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Hubert Freakes

At rest at Evesham Cemetery, Worcestershire.