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RCAF Prisoners of War (PoW)

ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE Prisoners of War September, 1939 10 December, 1944. This appendix contains the names of those airmen wearing the uniform of the RCAF who were taken Prisoner of War from September, 1939 through to the end of December, 1944. Due to the vagaries of war there was no list of those who… Read More

Smith to Stevenson

SMITH, ALBERT F/O(AG) C15771 D.F.C. From Dunbarton, Ontario. Killed in Action Jun 13/43 age 22. #50 Squadron (From Defence To Attack). F/O Smith had completed 50 operations when his Lancaster aircraft #ED 828 went missing from a trip to Bochum, Germany, enemy action. F/O M.D. Hicks, Sgt A. Hunter (RAF), FS A.J. Mills (RAF), and… Read More

Nabors to Nutter

NABORS, JAMES CANNON FS(P) R109700. From PauIs Valley, Oklahoma, U.S.A. Killed Jun 7/43 age 24. #56 Operational Training Unit (Prelude To Proficiency). FS Nabors was killed when his Hurricane aircraft #P 5458 spun into the ground, from 6,000 feet, at Broomknow Farm, Scotland. He had been slightly injured on June 2, 1942 at #4 E.F.T.S.,… Read More

Middleton to Morris

MIDDLETON, ALLAN JOHN F/O(N) J14502. From Medicine Hat, Alberta. Killed in Action Aug 10/43 age 21. #405 City of Vancouver Squadron (Ducimus), Pathfinder Force. Target – Mannheim, Germany. Please see Pickering C.W. for casualty list and flight detail. Flying Officer Navigator Middleton is buried in the Communal Cemetery, Florennes, Namur, Belgium. MIDDLETON, CHARLES GOVAN F/O(P)… Read More

Fostey to Fyfe

FOSTEY, ALLAN MARTIN P/O(AG) J95302//R1470 33. From Ridgeville, Manitoba. Killed in Action Feb 9/45 age 22. #405 City of Vancouver Squadron (Ducimus), Pathfinder Force. Target – Politz, Germany. Please see St. Pierre A.L. for casualty list and flight detail. Pilot Officer Air Gunner Fostey has no known grave, his name is inscribed on the Runnymede… Read More

Creighton to Czajkowski

CREIGHTON, ALLAN DAVID P/O(AG) J19870 D.F.C. From Luseland, Saskatchewan. Killed in Action Jun 22/44 age 26. #49 Squadron (Cave Canem). Target – Wesseling, Germany. Lancaster aircraft #LL 900 was shot down at Welldorf/Julich, Germany during night operations to Wesseling, Germany. Three of the crew, not Canadians, were also killed. Three of the crew and one… Read More

Corner to Creeden

CORNER, MALCOM CHARLES S/L(P) 78746 – Royal Air Force. From Montreal, Quebec. Killed Apr 23/45 age 38. Squadron Leader Pilot Corner is buried in the Delhi War Cemetery, Delhi, India. CORNER, ROY HENRY CPL R61971 aero engine mechanic. From Lac Vert, Saskatchewan. Killed Dec 12/42 age 21. One of sixteen airmen killed in the Knights… Read More

Bryden to Byshe

BRYDEN, GEORGE ST. CLAIR CPL R107359 – service police. From Shelbrook, Saskatchewan. Died May 12/44 age 45. Death by natural causes. Corporal Bryden is buried in the Cemetery at Shel’brook, Saskatchewan. BRYDEN, HERBERT FS(OB) R89943. From Mount Dennis, Ontario. Killed in Action Jul 29/42 age 20. #419 Moose Squadron (Moosa Aswayita). Target – Hamburg, Germany…. Read More

Bremner to Bryant

BREMNER, DAVID ALEXANDER EDWARD SGT(P) R71701. From Tillsonburg, Ontario. Killed Oct 23/41 age 21. #131 Squadron (Invicta). Sgt Bremner was killed when Spitfire aircraft #P 8546 crashed at Tryddyn, Wales. Sergeant Pilot Bremner is buried in the St. Eata Churchyard, Atcharn, Shropshire, England. BREMNER, JOHN DONALD FS(N) R157928. From Bralorne, British Columbia. Killed in Action… Read More

Bootsma to Bremmer

BOOTSMA, DONALD HILL P/O(P) J15775//R109323, From St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A. Killed in Action Jun 11/42 age 29. #77 Squadron (Esse Potius Quam Videri). Addendum: – The squadron was attached to Coastal Command at Chivenor when Whitley aircraft # Z 9477-G went down in the Bay of Biscay during an anti-submarine patrol. There were only six… Read More

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