Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Gerald Alfred Beckett

In memory of
Sergeant
Gerald Alfred Beckett
January 3, 1944

Military Service:

Service Number:
R/139887
Force:
Air Force
Unit:
Royal Canadian Air Force
Division:
101 (R.A.F.) Sqdn.

Additional Information:

Commemorated on Page 246 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
BERLIN 1939-1945 WAR CEMETERY , Germany
Grave Reference:
4. B. 26.
Location:
The BERLIN 1939-1945 WAR CEMETERY is in the district of Charlottenburg, 8 kilometres west of the city centre, on the south side of the Heerstrasse. From Theodor Heuss Platz in the district of Charlottenburg near the exhibition hall complex and next to the olympic stadium, follow signs for Spandau, proceeding along the Heerstrasse. The Cemetery lies on the Heerstrasse on the left hand side of the road and 3 kilometres from Theodor Heuss Platz. Visitors should drive beyond the BERLIN 1939-1945 WAR CEMETERY to the traffic lights, then turn left directly onto a small one way street running parallel to the Heerstrasse. The Cemetery entrance is on this small one way road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping – Source: Globe and Mail February 21, 1944
  • St. John's Anglican Church – St. John's Anglican Church on 288 Humberside Avenue in West Toronto.    Photo taken in May 2003.
  • Memorial Tablet – Gerald Alfred Beckett's name is included on this memorial tablet in St. John's Anglican Church on 288 Humberside Avenue in West Toronto.    Photo taken in May 2003.
  • Cemetery – Entrance sign to the Berlin 1939 - 1945 War Cemetery - May 2015
Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cemetery – Berlin 1939 - 1945 War Cemetery - May 2015
Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cemetery – Berlin 1939 - 1945 War Cemetery - May 2015
Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Grave Marker – Grave marker - Berlin 1939 - 1945 War Cemetery - May 2015
Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Grave Marker

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