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Charles Sinclair Thomson

In memory of:

Pilot Officer Charles Sinclair Thomson

January 15, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

J/90323

Age:

22

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

419 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Son of John Sorden Thomson and Janet Thomson, of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 570 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

6. E. 13.

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 CHARLES SINCLAIR THOMSON– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Id Card– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of CHARLES SINCLAIR THOMSON– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star February 1945. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Charles Sinclair Thomson
  • Photo of Charlie Thomson– Charlie Thomson,  21 years old, Summer of 1943
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer Charles Sinclair Thomson is 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
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer Charles Sinclair Thomson is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Family Memorial– Pilot Officer Charles Sinclair Thomson is remembered on the family memorial at St. John's Norway Cemetery, Woodbine Avenue, Toronto.
  • Inscription
  • Grave Marker– Hanover, Germany  (2003 photo)

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