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Ivy Lillian Long Hide
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1921, England
Death: Sep., 1999, Canada


Wife of Robert Hide, she passed away at the age of 78 years. Survived by son Bernie and his wife Linda (Cino) of Fernie, BC; grandson Jamie Hide and his wife Karla Germaine of Cartegena, Colombia, their children Aysha and Cohen; and his grand-daughter Jenny Hide and her partner Dave Sharun of Nelson, BC.

Ivy and Robert Hide, both veterans of World War II, are the first Allied forces couple to be interred in Canada's national military cemetery created in 2001.

Mrs. Hide served in the Royal Air Force from 20 Aug. 1941 to 25 April 1947 as a telephone switchboard operator. At the time, she was newly wed to a fighter pilot who was later killed in action. She met Bob Hide, an RAF airman, while they were stationed at a British base after the war. The couple later immigrated to Hamilton, Ontario to live and raise a family. Mrs. Hide continued to work for many years as a telephone operator. Both were active in Canadian and British veterans groups. Mrs. Hide was also an executive member of the Royal Canadian Air Force Association (447 Wing).
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Robert Alfred Hide (1923 - 2007)
 
Burial:
National Military Cemetery
Ottawa
Ottawa Municipality
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: Milou
Record added: Sep 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21849414
Ivy Lillian <i>Long</i> Hide
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Ivy Lillian <i>Long</i> Hide
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 Added: Nov. 11, 2014

- Milou
 Added: Nov. 11, 2011
Lest we forget
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