Van Moffaert Henri E. R. (RAF n° 1299920)
 
(André Bar Collection)

Born on 22 October 1920 at Jambes. Air Gunner with I/3Aé before War. Escaped to Engeland were he arrived on 27 June 1940. Engaged the RAFVR on was send for training to: RAF Depot - St Athans (13 August 1940), EFTS - Odiham (2 November 1940), SFTS - Ternhill (15 May 1941) and OTU - Heston (14 August 1941). Posted to 124 Sqn, 2nd October 1941. Arrived to 350 Sqn on 18th November 1941.  He moved to OTU - Aston Down, 14 August 1942. Transferred to Non Flying personel on 28 November 1942 and posted to 1 Receiving Center. Further postings saw him joining 10 Receiving Center (26 April 1943), 2 Signalisation School (1 July 1943), 15 Maintenance Unit (29 October 1943), 21 Signal Unit (25 August 1944) and 510 Sqn on 8 September 1944 where he stayed for the rest of the War. As many others, after the war, he joined Sabena, as radio navigator crew. He flew till may 1976 when he get retired from his job as flight engineer on B-747. He died on february 14th 2003 at the age of 82 years in Moyen (Izel) in the Belgian Ardennes.

(source: Thierry Nolette and André Bar)

 
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