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Walter Ephraim Cripps

In memory of:

Pilot Officer Walter Ephraim Cripps

April 26, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

J/5806

Age:

21

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

601 (R.A.F.) Sqdn.

Additional Information


Son of Joseph B. Cripps and Lilian Cripps.

Commemorated on Page 67 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

Prot. Sec. (Officers'). Plot E. Coll. grave 20.

Location:

The Cemetery is about 2 kilometres south-east of Rinella, a bay and hamlet opposite Valletta across the mouth of the Grand Harbour and on the southern outskirts of the village of Kalkara. Just before entering Kalkara on the main bus route, the Cemetery is signposted along the road "Triq Santa Liberta" to the street of "Triq San Leonarda" and "Triq Santa Rokku" where the Cemetery is located. On 'Google Maps' this cemetery is indicated as Kalkara Military Cemetery.

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
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star April 1942. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star April 1942. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of WALTER EPHRAIM CRIPPS– In memory for the students from Mimico (Ontario) High School who went to war and did not come home. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Photo of WALTER EPHRAIM CRIPPS– In memory for the students from Mimico (Ontario) High School who went to war and did not come home. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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