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Charles Ronald Trery

In memory of:

Flight Lieutenant Charles Ronald Trery

August 2, 1943
Prevez, Greece

Military Service

Service Number:





Air Force


Royal Canadian Air Force


272 Sqdn.


1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Italy Star, Defence Medal, War Medal 1939-45. 'Posthumously awarded RCAF Operational Wings in recognition of gallant service in action against the enemy, the 10th September 1946.

Additional Information


February 25, 1922
Huinca Renanco, Argentina


October 28, 1941
Ottawa, Ontario

Son of the late Charles Herbert Trery, and Leone Ernestine Helene Trery, of Hurlingham, Argentina. Brother of Colinette, Bertha and Amelia.

Commemorated on Page 221 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information



Grave Reference:

Panel 10, Column 1


The MALTA MEMORIAL is situated in the area of Floriana and is easily identified by the Golden Eagle which surmounts the column. It stands outside the King's Gate, the main entrance to Valletta. The Memorial takes the form of a column fifteen metres high of travertine marble from Tivoli in the Sabine Hills near Rome, incised with a a light reticulated pattern and surmounted by a gilded bronze eagle two metres high. The column stands on a circular base around which the names are commemorated on bronze panels. The MALTA MEMORIAL, built on a site generously provided by the Government of Malta, commemorates those who lost their lives whilst serving with the Commonwealth Air Forces flying from bases in Austria, Italy, Sicily, islands of the Adriatic and Mediterranean, Malta, Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, West Africa, Yugoslavia and Gibraltar, and who have no known grave. The bravery of the people of the island of Malta between the years 1940 - 1942 was honoured with the unique award of the George Cross.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Photo of CHARLES RONALD TRERY– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
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