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Douglas Elliott Berry

In memory of:

Flight Lieutenant Douglas Elliott Berry

February 2, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

J/23034

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

428 Sqdn.

Honours and Awards:

Air Force Cross

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 495 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:

5. F. 10.

Location:

Durnbach is a village 16 kilometres east of Bad Tolz, a town 48 kilometres south of Munich. Durnbach War Cemetery is 3 kilometres north of the village Gmund am Tegernsee. Using the A8 from Munich, turn off at the junction Holzkirchen, taking the 318 road in the direction of Gmund am Tegernsee. At the crossroads with the 472, turn left in the direction of Miesbach. The cemetery is situated approximately 500 metres on the left from the 318/472 crossroads.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Memorial– Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Lieutenant Douglas Elliott Berry is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Lieutenant Douglas Elliott Berry is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Newspaper Clipping– Remembered on the pages of the Ottawa Journal. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Remembered on the pages of the Ottawa Journal. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Remembered on the pages of the Ottawa Journal. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of DOUGLAS ELLIOTT BERRY– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Plaque– Flight Lieutenant  DOUGLAS ELLIOTT BERRY is one of 21 men commemorated on this plaque, placed, In Loving Memory of the Men of St Lukes Parish who gave their lives in the World War II, in St Luke’s Anglican Church, Ottawa, Ontario.  He died on February 2, 1945 and is buried in DURNBACH WAR CEMETERY Germany
  • Newspaper Clipping– Flight Lieutenant DOUGLAS ELLIOTT BERRY was listed as Missing After Air Operations, in the Department of National Defense for Air Casualty List 1140, published in the Globe and Mail on March 14, 1945.
  • Newspaper Clipping– Flight Lieutenant DOUGLAS ELLIOTT BERRY was declared Previously Missing on Active Service, Now Presumed Dead, in the Department of National Defense for Air Casualty List A-1281, published in the Globe and Mail on October 15, 1945.

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