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William Bennet Rogers

In memory of:

Warrant Officer Class II William Bennet Rogers

June 21, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

R/176991

Age:

22

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

435 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Son of William and Nellie C. Rogers, of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 559 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY
Myanmar

Grave Reference:

14. F. 15.

Location:

TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY is outside Yangon (formerly Rangoon, Burma), near the airport and immediately adjoining the village of Taukkyan. It is on PY1 road (formerly Prome Road), about 35 kilometres north of the city from which it is easily accessible.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of WILLIAM BENNET ROGERS– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of WILLIAM BENNET ROGERS– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of WILLIAM BENNET ROGERS– From the research work done by Margaret Rose Gaunt and submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of WILLIAM BENNET ROGERS– From the research work done by Margaret Rose Gaunt and submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of William Rogers
  • Document– From the research work done by Margaret Rose Gaunt and submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Biography– From the research work done by Margaret Rose Gaunt and submitted for the project Operation Picture Me

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