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George Desmond Ayre

In memory of:

Flying Officer George Desmond Ayre

May 30, 1940

Military Service

Service Number:





Air Force


Royal Air Force


609 Squadron

Additional Information

Son of George William Bulley and Jessie Rogerson Ayre, of St. John's, Newfoundland.

He is also commemorated of page 10 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance.

Commemorated on Page 143 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Middlesex, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Sec. H. Grave 165.


Northwood is near the Hertfordshire border 15 miles north-west of London. The cemetery is about 1 mile from the town centre off the road from London to Rickmansworth (A404). The entrance is in Chestnut Avenue off Pinner Road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Memorialized on the pages of the Globe and Mail. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
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