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Howard Wallace Spratt

In memory of:

Leading Aircraftman Howard Wallace Spratt

June 28, 1941
Akyab, Myanmar

Military Service


Service Number:

617924

Age:

22

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Air Force

Division:

27 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Born:

August 16, 1918
Brandon, Manitoba

Enlistment:

August 16, 1938
Liverpool, England

Son of Harry G. Spratt and Rosa Spratt, of Brandon, Manitoba. Brother of Constance, Muriel, Doris and Kenneth.

Commemorated on Page 615 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY
Myanmar

Grave Reference:

12. J. 1.

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

  • Grave marker– Grave marker.  Photo courtesy of Frederick H. Goodwin, taken February 2019.

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