Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Lawrence Firge Legace

In memory of:

Flying Officer Lawrence Firge Legace

January 21, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/22893

Age:

24

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

432 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Born:

January 7, 1920
Biscotasin, Ontario

Enlistment:

January 26, 1940
Fort William, Ontario

Son of Phil and Florence Legace, of Fort William Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 363 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

6. C. 7.

Location:

Hanover Military Cemetery which adjoins the HANOVER WAR CEMETERY is reached via the A2 E30 motorway from Dortmund to Berlin. At the junction with the B441 turn right onto the B441 and follow signs for Hanover, Ahlem and Seelze. After 7 km turn right onto Seelzestrasse leading towards Harrenburg. After 5 km and having entered Harenburg turn left onto Harenberger Miele. The Hanover Military Cemetery and the HANOVER WAR CEMETERY are located 3 km after leaving Harrenburg in the direction of Hanover.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of LAWRENCE FIRGE LEGACE – Photo taken from his Record of Service

He flew with 432 Squadron.
  • Memorial – Flying Officer Lawrence Firge Legace is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial – Flying Officer Lawrence Firge Legace is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial – Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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