Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Francis Rudd

In memory of
Sergeant
Francis Rudd
October 9, 1943
Hanover, Germany

Military Service:

Service Number:
R/187471
Force:
Air Force
Unit:
Royal Canadian Air Force
Division:
431 Sqdn.

Additional Information:

Son of Thomas and Annie Margaret Rudd (1974 National Memorial (Silver) Cross Mother), of Stettler, Alberta.

Brother of Sapper Thomas William Rudd, Royal Canadian Engineers, killed in action on 19 September 1944, and Albert John (Jack).

Commemorated on Page 209 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
HANOVER WAR CEMETERY , Germany
Grave Reference:
3. D. 15.
Location:
Hanover Military Cemetery which adjoins the HANOVER WAR CEMETERY is reached via the A2 E30 motorway from Dortmund to Berlin. At the junction with the B441 turn right onto the B441 and follow signs for Hanover, Ahlem and Seelze. After 7 km turn right onto Seelzestrasse leading towards Harrenburg. After 5 km and having entered Harenburg turn left onto Harenberger Miele. The Hanover Military Cemetery and the HANOVER WAR CEMETERY are located 3 km after leaving Harrenburg in the direction of Hanover.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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