Request from a reader

Pierre Lagacé:

Hank Duval, 27 April 1942

Originally posted on RCAF No. 403 Squadron:

Does anyone have a picture of P/O Hank Duval?  He escaped from France with my father in 1941, and also the daughter of S/L Campbell whom I know would like to see a picture.  Her father and Duval were in an aircraft collision in which Hank was killed.

Thank you

Hank Duval is on the Canadian Virtual War Memorial.

In memory of
Flight Lieutenant
Henry Percy Harry Duval
who died on April 27, 1942

Military Service:

Service Number: 63092
Age: 30
Force:Air Force
Unit:Royal Air Force
Division:403 (R.C.A.F.)

Additional Information:

Son of Robert Meggison and Helen Duval; husband of Eileen Madeleine Duval.

Cemetery: ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY; Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference:46. D. 4.
We find him in the ORBs for 1942
ExcerptsSunday, 19 April, 1942

Weather, a very heavy ground haze with winds from the NE at 5 to 15 mph.  The Squadron did four convoy patrols. …

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