Bio / Text:
Edward Henry Hill joined 92 Squadron on 9 November 1942
HILL, EDWARD HENRY (J/6288) RCAF - age 21
He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VC, BR491 'Q' of No 92 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during a 'Rhubarb' in the Fuka area. He is buried in El Alamein War Cemetery.
This pilot flew Spitfire fighter aircraft for the RCAF / RAF (60% of all RCAF personnel served in RAF units at some point) in WWII, this record has come from the database of Mr. Halliday, a Canadian military historian.
This Pilot's entry: cause of death was kia, burial location North Africa, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (www.cwgc.org) may have more information on family.
If a user conducts research on this pilot and can fill in this pilot's biography further by adding an image or links, clicking edit, or, visiting the National Archives of Canada to request a service record, they may add to this page. If a user would prefer allspitfirepilots.org to make this request on their behalf, please use the contact us at the bottom of this page.