Hawes, Stanley


Hawes, Stanley
S Hawes


Six items. The collection concerns Flight Sergeant Stanley Hawes (1504897 Royal Air Force) and contains his log book, diary and photographs. He flew operations as a wireless operator with 49 Squadron until he was killed in action 21/22 June 1944.

The collection has been donated to the IBCC Digital Archive by Heather Cowen and catalogued by Barry Hunter.

Additional information on Stanley Hawes is available via the IBCC Losses Database.




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Hawes, S

Collection Items

Tablet Perpetuating the Memory of Stan Hawes
A tablet in memory of Stan. It was provided by his colleagues of the Castleford branch of the National Association of Local Government Officers.

Receipt issued to JE Hawes
Envelope and receipt issued to Stan's father, JE Hawes, by the Imperial War Graves Commission.

Stan Hawes
Two photographs of Stan in a flying suit.

Stan Hawes' Address Book
An address book kept by Stan. It has a dedication 'To Stan/ With love & best wishes for the future, Grace 1943'.

Castleford Grammar School War Memorial Service
Subtitled 'Unveiling and Dedication of the Book of Remembrance' this is an order of service with the words of hymns and the ceremony of dedication. Stan's name is recorded.

Stan Hawes' Log Book
Observer's and Air Gunner's Flying log book for Stanley Hawes, wireless operator. Covers the period from 18 May 1943 to 16 June 1944, when he was killed. It details his training and operations. He was based at RAF Yatesbury, RAF Mona, RAF Cottesmore,…
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