Flying Officer EARLE FREEMAN WARREN (photo added)

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Rank Flying Officer
Forenames EARLE FREEMAN
Surname WARREN (photo added)
Initials E F
Place of Birth SIOUX LOOKOUT, ONTARIO, CANADA
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Sunday, 07 May 1944
Age 21
Nationality Unknown
Residence or Entered Service From REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN, CANADA
Service Number J/17093
Force Royal Canadian Air Force
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Canadian Air Force
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 156 (Royal Air Force) Squadron
Military Honours and Awards DISTINGUISHED FLYING MEDAL (DFM)
Place of Burial/Commemoration BRETTEVILLE-SUR-LAIZE CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XXIV. H. 1.
Previous Place(s) of Burial LE FIDELAIRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, EURE
Epitaph
Family Details YOUNGEST SON OF JOHN HENRY DOUGLAS WARREN AND MARY E. FREEMAN WARREN. BROTHER TO PILOT OFFICER D. G. WARREN ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE

Additional Information

EARLE FREEMAN WARREN was born in January 1923 at Sioux Outlook, Ontario. He enlisted in July 1941 at Regina, Saskatchewan. He was killed on the 7th May 1944 and was originally buried in LE FIDELAIRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY along with his crewmates Flight Lieutenant HENRY DIXIE CHURCHILL and Flying Officer JOHN DOUGLAS FOSTER. Later they were moved to BRETTEVILLE-SUR-LAIZE WAR CEMETERY.

 

He was the youngest of two children. His older brother, Pilot Officer D.G. Warren, also served with the Royal Canadian Air Force.1

 

 

 

 

 

References
1. Information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Wanda Warren, niece of Flying Officer EARL FREEMAN WARREN.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph: Wanda Warren, niece of Flying Officer EARL FREEMAN WARREN.
Individual photograph: Wanda Warren, niece of Flying Officer EARL FREEMAN WARREN.
Additional photographs provided by: Wanda Warren, niece of Flying Officer EARL FREEMAN WARREN and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Wanda Warren, niece of Flying Officer EARL FREEMAN WARREN.

 

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