Earl Robert Hale
05 MAY 2021
Airman: a107009.htm Surname: Hale Init: E
R Rank: P/O Service: RAF Sqdn: 82
Plane: BLE R3821 Operation: Attack DK Crash_site: Aalborg
Crash_d: d130840 Buried_d: b160840
C_link: c107.htm At_Next: Vadum
BLE R3821 tog del i angrebet på Aalborg, Fliegerhorst Aalborg West den 13. august 1940.
Nedstyrtningsstedet er her. (Kilde: Ole Rønnest)
Omtrent samtidigt styrtede R 3821 ned
(her) på selve
flyvepladsen. Flyet eksploderede. Hale,
Oliver og Boland dræbtes alle tre.
(Tekst fra Skudt ned over Danmark)
Pilot Officer (Pilot) Earl Robert Hale, 25
år, fra United Kingdom, var søn af Robert Ethelbert og Maud Cunningham Hale,
North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
BLE R3821 took part in the attack on
Aalborg airfield, Fliegerhorst Aalborg West, on 13 August, 1940.
The crash site is here. (Source: Ole Rønnest)
At almost the same time, R 3821 crashed
(here) on the
airfield and the aircraft exploded.
Oliver and Boland were all killed.
(Text from Shot down over Denmark)
Pilot Officer (Pilot) Earl Robert Hale,
25, of United Kingdom, was the son of Robert Ethelbert and Maud Cunningham Hale, of
British Columbia, Canada. (Source:
CWGC) He lived in Canada, but he went to
England to join the Royal Air Force a year before he was shot down.
The press cutting at CVWM titled "Canadian Fliers Reported Missing."
The Canadian Virtual War Memorial has
His name is engraved on the Memorial Wall at the
BC Museum of Canada.
is remembered on
The Walls of Names at the
International Bomber Command Centre, Phase 2, Panel 175.