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Brian Frederick Robert Hubbard of Radford, Coventry, joined the RAFVR about June 1939 as an Airman u/t Observer. Called up on 1st September, he completed his training and was with 235 Squadron in early July 1940, serving on Blenheims throughout the Battle.
Hubbard was later with 431 Flight and was killed on 9th November 1940 when one of its aircraft, Maryland AR719, was reported missing on a ferry flight from Thorney Island to Malta. Also lost were F/O JT Burgess and Sgt. PA Sobey (who also flew with 235 in the Battle).
Hubbard is commemorated on the Malta Memorial.