Died: 21 December 1940 aged 20 in . Died on active service.
Cemetery: Knighton (St. Mary Magdalene) Churchyard
Son of Ernest Joseph and Emma Hubbard, of Stoughton Lodge, Stoughton Rd., Leicester.
106 Sqdn. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
The squadron flew Hampdens in a training role.
A Hampden X.3154 from RAF Finningley at 20:45 (dark) on 21/12/1940 flew into hillside and caught fire near Castleton Road, Chapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire. P/O M Hubbard, Sgt Smith, Sgt Perkins, Sgt Davey - all dead. Complete wreck. Cause of low flying unknown.
Squadron Operation records, Dec 1940: AIR 27_831_31