Danish WW2 Pilots

Marie Cecilie Møller Hansen

(1916 -)

Marie Cecilie Møller Hansen is naturalized in Canada in 1941 before enlistment in the Royal Canadian Air Force as a nurse.

Marie Cecilie Møller Hansen was born on 7 September 1916 in Gassum parish, Denmark. She is the daughter of farmer Anton Martin Hansen and wife Kirsten Marie Andersen Møller. She is the sister of Niels Møller Hansen also in RCAF service. [1]

Marie Hansen arrived in Halifax, N.S, on 4 May 1929 from Copenhagen on-board the SS UNITED STATES. She was in company with her mother and siblings. They are joining the father, who had already arrived in Canada. [2]

She was naturalized on 18 November 1941 (187111 A). [3]

She enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force in Toronto on 23 July 1943, and served as a nurse until discharged on 7 September 1945. [4]

  1. Gassum pasrish record, Spentrup parish record
  2. Ancestry.com. Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.
  3. Canada Gazette
  4. Service card, Directorate of History and Heritage