Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Arthur Mac Reynolds

In memory of:

Warrant Officer Class II Arthur Mac Reynolds

January 31, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

R/98064

Age:

23

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

227 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Born:

June 7, 1919
Walkervilel, Ontario

Enlistment:

April 17, 1941
Windsor, Ontario

Son of Arthur Thomas and Gertie Edna Reynolds (1956 National Memorial (Silver) Cross Mother), of Chatham, Ontario.

Brother of Pilot Officer Douglas Reynolds, who went missing on April 15, 1944 while serving with the Royal Canadian Air Force and Flying Officer Hugh Gordon Reynolds who died on January 16, 1943 while serving the Royal Canadian Air Force.

Commemorated on Page 207 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

MALTA MEMORIAL
Malta

Grave Reference:

Panel 10, Column 2.

Location:

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.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Gertrude Edna Reynolds– Mrs. Gertrude Edna Reynolds of Chatham, Ontario, was the 1956 National Memorial (Silver) Cross Mother. During the national Remembrance Day ceremony in Ottawa on November 11, 1956 she laid a wreath at the base of the National War Memorial on behalf of all mothers who have lost a child in military service to Canada.
  • Photo of ARTHUR MAC REYNOLDS– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter of Sympathy– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Parents grave marker. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Group Photo– Doug, Bill, Hugh, Mac, Don, Arthur and Chuck in front.  Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter of Sympathy– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Group Photo– Parents wedding photo. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Group Photo– Billie and Mac. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Gertrude Edna Reynolds– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Gertrude Edna Reynolds– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Attestation paper– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Attestation paper– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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