WW1 Project Maurice Hugh STEPHENS <BACK
Warnham Address Pondtail
Date & Place of Birth 11th Jun 1892 Melchet, Romsey, Hampshire
Occupation Book-keeper
Enlisted 8th May 1915 as RNAS candidate in Ottowa
Regiment(s) Royal Naval Air Service
Royal Air Force
Rank Captain
Regimental No(s)
Service Record Passed flying certificate 28th May 1916 at Chingford
Posted to France with 3 wing RNAS Oct 1916
Badly injured 23rd Jan 1917 by un-dropped bomb from his own plane exploding after landing
Demob. 19th Mar 1919
Died 2nd Sep 1946, buried Warnham 4th Sep 1946
Source(s) Flight Magazine, Royal Aero Club Aviators certificate, RNAS certificate

Moved back to Canada after the war, but evidently returned to the UK and lived in the Warnham/Horsham area.

Full report of the Court of Enquiry following his accident kindly provided by CrossandCockade.com, including biography.