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Neville Charles Langham-Hobart

Admitted to:

RN Hospital, Chatham.

Date of Injury:

23/09/1940

D.O.B/Age when admitted:

15/01/1912 (28)

Cause of Incident:

Enemy Action. Shot down, bailed out over Thames.

Transferred to QVH:

25/11/1940

Injuries:

Burns to face and legs.

No. of Operations at East Grinstead:

3



IDENTITY CARD

This is to certify that the patient mentioned below and whose description is stated hereon is the authorised holder of this Identity card.


Forename:

Neville Charles

Surname:

Langham-Hobart

Service No:

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Nationality:

British


Awards/Honours:

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Patient Unit:

73 Sqn

Profession:

Pilot

Patient Rank:

Plt Off

Death:

19/09/1994

Age at Death:

82yrs

Dr Rank:

Dr Unit:

Notes:

At 29, Langham-Hobart was one of the oldest pilots flying in the Battle of Britain.

Glossary:

Further Reading:

References:

'Neville Langham-Hobart', The Guinea Pig, New Year 1995, p. 4.