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Surname HOOKWAY   Initials S G   First Name STANLEY GORDON  
Decorations DFC  
Rank Wing Commander   Unit RAF   Service No. 84339  
Age 26  Deceased 5/03/1943  Previous Squadron 51  
Comments Commanding Officer (temp) 2/43 to 2/43  
Address Camerton, Somerset  
Cemetery RHEINBERG WAR CEMETERYKamp Lintfort, Nordrhein-Westfal, Germany  
Grave Location 2. D. 3.  
Additional Info Son of Horace William and Helen Margaret Hookway, of Camerton, Somerset.  
War Graves Link 2047559  Grave Photo ** YES ** Cemetery Photo ** YES **
Award Date Citation / Reference Squadron
DFC  6/06/1941  Pilot Officer Stanley Gordon HOOKWAY (84339), Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, No. 51 Squadron.  51 
Source Date Comments
ORB  6/06/1941  DFC Notification 
ORB  5/03/1942  (W/C HOOKWAY DFC) failed to return. 
ORB  29/09/1942  S/LDR HOOKWAY reported for duty. 
ORB  17/01/1943  W/C RIVETT-CARNAC admitted to ELY HOSPITAL and S/L HOOKWAY D.F.C. assumed control. 
ORB  13/02/1943  W/C RIVETT-CARNAC re-assumed command of the Squadron, both he and S/LD HOOKWAY went to WYTON on the occasion of the visit of the SECRETARY OF STATE FOR AIR.