RNAS, RAF 1916 to 1919 then Officer in Shropshire Yeomany to 1929.
Resident Ardoch, Braco, Perthshire in 1916
Owned a 1927 DH.60 Moth, G-EBQW, then a 1934 Stinson SR-5 Reliant, G-ACSV
Flight, June 23 1927: "Captain Eric Hayes has G-EBQW. He landed at Stag Lane one afternoon lately with his left arm in a sling, and he explained quite seriously that as he had dislocated his shoulder bone in a motorcycle accident, flying was now the only way he could get about the country."
ATA Contract Terminated 25 Nov 1940
d. Mar 1959, Scilly Isles