Personnel Index - Detail

Name
HUBBARD
First Names
Kenneth Gilbert
Rank
Group Captain
Service
RAF
Crew Position
Pilot
Posting Details
1/9/56
Posting Out
15/12/58

 

Awarded the OBE, DFC & AFC.

The 35th CO.

Ken Hubbard (LHS) with crew photographed on Christmas Island during 'Op Grapple'.

Valiant XD818 flown by Wing Commander K.G. Hubbard and crew were the first bomber crew in the world to air drop a megaton yield atomic bomb.

"Posted out" 2004.