C. H. Hurle, Flt. SgtJulian Vernon is interested in information on his grandfather, Flt. Sgt C. H Hurle. He was
shot down during a raid on Duisburg, Germany. Julian has undertaken research and intends to go this year with his mother to visit his
grave. He would be interested in any information, particularly where his aircraft crashed and any records of previous bombing missions.
The information so far is as follows.
Sgt. Cecil Herbert Hurle (1193559) 102 Sqdn
RAF Pocklington, York's
He was flying in a Halifax Mk2, Serial JB799, Codes DY:E that took off from
Pocklington at 23:51 on the 12th May 1943.
The other members of the crew were:
Pilot Officer Murray Quinn Moffatt RCAF (J/17464)
Sergeant Charles Gerard Gowen RCAF (R/71815)
Flying Officer John Darty Erzinger RCAF (J/7023)
Sergeant Donald Francis Moon (658627)
Pilot Officer Garfield Davies (137587)
Sergeant William James Holman (1190817)
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