Ernest Edward FisherPilot OfficerJ/22786Royal Canadian Air ForceFebruary 14, 1924Toronto, OntarioAugust 26, 1941Toronto, OntarioToronto185 Feet, 10 inchesMediumBlueBrownSingleDraftsmanChurch of EnglandMary Fisher (Mother) Toronto, OntarioJanuary 14, 194318Donnington (St. Cuthbert) Churchyard, Shropshire, United Kingdom Row 13. Grave 8.
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Pilot Officer Ernest Edward Fisherwent overseas arriving in the United Kingdom on August 18, 1942. He was taken on strength with 22 Operational Training Unit at RAF Wellesbourne on October 13, 1942. On January 11, 1943 aircraft Wellington III HZ104 with a crew of five, including Pilot Officer Fisher as pilot, departed RAF Wellesbourne on a non-operational night cross country exercise. While attempting to land at RAF Bobbington, Staffordshire, a diversion airfield, the aircraft crashed. Injured in the accident, Pilot Officer Fisher was removed to Cosford Hospital where he passed away on January 14, 1943. The four other crew members were also injured but recovered.