Personnel Index - Detail

Name
HILES
First Names
Waldo Harry Bentley
Rank
Sgt (later Squadron Leader)
Service
RAF
Service Number
902147
Crew Position
Pilot
Posting Details
Posted in 4/41 and out 11/41

 

Flew 10 Hampden operations with 49Sqn.

Waldo Harry Bentley Hiles visited No. 623 Squadron on August 24th, 1943 and decided to fly with them on a night raid to Berlin as the Pilot of Short Stirling, EH925 "IC-C".

The plane was shot down near Berlin and since then he is reported missing in action.

He is remembered at the Runnymede Memorial.


 


 

Extract is from Bill Chorley's Bomber Command Losses

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