Canada’s Naval Aviators (The Nominal List)

by John M. MacFarlane and Robbie Hughes (Revised and Updated 2018)

Robbie Hughes

General Robbie Hughes flying during his service as a Naval Aviator. (Photo from the Robbie Hughes collection.)

This is the list of 2,197 naval aviators who served in the Canadian Navy, or who were Canadians serving as naval aviators in other navies. It is derived from the two versions of the printed book of the same name by the authors which were produced in fundraising support of the Maritime Museum of British Columbia and The Shearwater Naval Museum. The books are no longer available new in print, only on the second-hand market. Now this list is much more extensive than those contained in the two printed editions – new names have been added and a great many of the entries have been brought up to date and corrected.

2197 matches. 44 pages. Max 50 records per page.

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Name Title Honours Birth Death
Hilliard, Geoffrey Strickland Lieutenant-Commander (P) (G) (RCN)   (nk) 00/00/1977
Hinch, Carl Johann Roald Hinch Flight-Lieutenant (RCAF(R))   00/00/1923 00/00/2015
Hinch, Frank Valdemar Instructor Lieutenant (RCN(R))   00/00/1921 (nk)
Hink, Ronald George Lieutenant (A) (RNVR)   00/01/1920 (nk)
Hinton, George Lieutenant (P) (RCNVR) Dr.   (nk) (nk)
Hoar, Donald Roderick Lieutenant (A) (RN)   (nk) 14/01/1941
Hoare, John Edward Melville Lieutenant (O) (RCNVR)   00/00/1914 (nk)
Hobbs, Basil Deacon Group Captain (RCAF) DSO. DSC & Bar. OBE. 20/12/1894 00/11/1965
Hobbs, Joseph William Lieutenant (RCNVR) CStJ. 29/01/1891 00/00/1963
Hockin, T. Donald Sub-Lieutenant (RN)   (nk) (nk)
Hodgson, George R. Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS) Board of Trade Life Saving Medal. (nk) (nk)
Hoffas, Gordon Francis Squadron-Leader (RCAF)   15/04/1920 (nk)
Hogg, Robert William Thomas Lieutenant-Commander (LD) (RCN) DSM. (nk) (nk)
Holden, James Douglas Sub-Lieutenant (O) (RCN)   (nk) 06/05/1954
Hollywood, Harry Edwin Lieutenant-Commander (P) (RCN)   18/03/1920 01/11/1980
Holmes, Alfred James William Major (PLT)   (nk) (nk)
Homer, A. Sub-Lieutenant (CF)   (nk) (nk)
Hood, William Harry Lieutenant (RCN)   29/03/1942 (nk)
Hook, Samuel Commander (A) (RN) OBE. (nk) (nk)
Hooper, Frederick Henry Scott Lieutenant-Commander (P) (RCN(R))   (nk) (nk)
Hopkins, George Lionel Commander (RCN) OMM. (nk) 27/09/1986
Hopkins, Nigel John Lieutenant (P) (RCNVR)   02/07/1922 (nk)
Horemans, Wijnand J. Sub-Lieutenant (RCN)   (nk) (nk)
Horner, Albert Ralph Commander (RCN) OMM. 27/01/1937 (nk)
Horseman, Brock Curtis Major-General (PLT)   00/09/1943 (nk)
Hotsenpiller, William Brian Vice-Admiral (CF) CMM. 09/06/1934 (nk)
Houghton, Michael L. Naval Cadet (RCN)   (nk) (nk)
Housser, Harry Cron Kennedy Lieutenant-Commander (P) (RCNVR)   10/12/1915 13/07/1995
Houston, Jon Laurence Lieutenant (N) (ANAV) MMM. 28/10/1939 (nk)
Houston, Roderick Moore Commander (RCN)   09/05/1931 (nk)
Hower, J. Sub-Lieutenant (A) (RNVR)   (nk) (nk)
Howland, Arthur Sydney Lieutenant (P) (RCN(R))   (nk) (nk)
Hudson, A.A. Lieutenant (A) (RNVR)   00/09/1924 (nk)
Huether, Archibald Leslie Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS) Bronze Medal for Military Valour (Italy) (nk) (nk)
Huggins, Ronald Ernest Lieutenant (A) (RNVR) M.I.D. 08/05/1916 15/04/1993
Hugh, E.C. Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS)   (nk) (nk)
Hughes, Garnet Nelson Flight Sub-Lieutenant (RNAS)   27/03/1893 (nk)
Hughes, Gordon Booth Petty Officer Pilot (RN)   (nk) 09/11/1945
Hughes, Robin Laughlin Brigadier-General (AR)   31/12/1925 03/03/2018
Huhn, Peter Lieutenant (USN)   (nk) (nk)
Hull, Leslie Lieutenant-Colonel (PLT)   23/04/1928 (nk)
Hummel, Keith Christian Major (PLT)   22/04/1947 (nk)
Humphries, David Thomas Lieutenant-Commander (P) (RCN(R))   (nk) (nk)
Hunt, Kenneth Edwin Lieutenant (P) (O) (RCN)   (nk) (nk)
Hunter, Bryce Pepall Lieutenant-Commander (RCN(R))   (nk) 00/09/1991
Hunter, Edgar Ross Lieutenant (P) (O) (RCN)   16/03/1929 08/02/1989
Hunter, George Leading Airman (RN)   (nk) 07/02/1945
Hunter, Hubert James Commander (P) (RCN)   09/05/1920 15/11/2011
Hurst, Kenneth Frederick Lieutenant (O) (RCNVR)   (nk) 21/07/1922
Hutcheson, James Gordon Rodgers Captain (N) (MARE)   17/02/1928 (nk)

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MacFarlane, John M. and Hughes,Robbie (2018), Canada's Naval Aviators (The Nominal List). 2018.

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