Lindsay boy is killed in plane crash
Sergt. Pilot Edwin Hawkins, Wellington St., Killed in plane crash on Sunday – Funeral in Toronto Wesnesday
Friends of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Hawkins, 58 Wellington Street, were shocked to learn on Sunday of the death of their younger son, Sgt. Edwin D. Hawkins, R.C.A.F. in a plane crash on Saturday during a night training flight.
Sgt. Hawkins was attached to Fingal Bombing and Gunnery School as a staff pilot. He received his wings at Penhold, Alta., early this year at the age of 19.
Besides his parents the young pilot is survived but one sister, Mrs. John Wenzel, Toronto, and a brother P.O. Thos. Hawkins, and instructor at St. Eugene, Quebec.
The funeral under military auspices will be held in Toronto on Wednesday.