Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Douglas Waldo Peers

In memory of:

Pilot Officer Douglas Waldo Peers

August 13, 1944

Brunswick, Germany

Military Service


Service Number:

J/89378

Age:

25

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

101 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of J. Lelacheur Peers and Nina Ellis Peers; husband of Ada Elsie Peers, of North Port, Cumberland Co., Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 414 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

8. K. 9.

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.

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  • Memorial (Mistaken in photos) – Pilot Officer Douglas Waldo Peers is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial (Mistaken in photos) – Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial (Mistaken in photos) – Pilot Officer Douglas Waldo Peers is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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