M.42 First Officer  Roy Phillip Hallowell-Carew

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b. 27 Dec 1911, Kensington, London  13 Apr 1940 to 11 May 1942 

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Ed. Senior College of Preceptors

m. Ivy Ellen

RAF 1932-37 (Flt-Lt)

Address in 1940: Cedarcroft, Sticklepath, Okehampton, Devon

Postings: 2FPP, 1FPP, AFTS as Instructor, 16FPP

"Good multi-engine pilot, though inclined to be nervous, particularly in bad weather."

"Not over stable financially."

Reprimanded for disobedience of Standing Orders on 3 Apr 1942

[Contract Terminated by ATA 11 May 1942 - Disciplinary Reasons]

Died in a flying accident, 23 July 1942 when a Test Pilot for MAP. His Spitfire V W3958 of 1 CRU (Civilian Repair Unit) at Cowley crashed at Cumnor Hill, 3.5 miles West South West of Oxford.

Buried Epsom Cemetery. 

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