Flying Officer BRUCE DOUGLAS WALKER

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Rank Flying Officer
Forenames BRUCE DOUGLAS
Surname WALKER
Initials B D
Place of Birth ALAMEDA, SASKATCHEWAN, CANADA
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Tuesday, 08 August 1944
Age 22
Nationality Canadian
Residence or Entered Service From KISBEY, SASKATCHEWAN, CANADA
Service Number J/18652
Force Royal Canadian Air Force
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Canadian Air Force
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 419 (Royal Canadian Air Force) Squadron
Military Honours and Awards AIR FORCE MEDAL (AFM)
Place of Burial/Commemoration AUBERVILLE-LA-RENAULT CHURCHYARD
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location British Plot, Grave 1.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF ANDREW A. AND HELEN E. WALKER, OF KISBEY, SASKATCHEWAN, CANADA.

Additional Information

 

The Government of Saskatchewan honoured Flying Officer BRUCE DOUGLAS WALKER by naming Walker Lake, located north west of Phelps Lake, in Saskatchewan, Canada, in his memory.1

 

 

References
1. Canadian Virtual War Memorial and Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph:  
Additional photographs provided by:  
Additional information provided by: Canadian Virtual War Memorial, Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial, Margaret Rose Gaunt and George Staphane Fraser.

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