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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Smith Blaikie

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant John Smith Blaikie

January 27, 1942

Military Service

Service Number:





Air Force


Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


November 10, 1921
Kentville, Nova Scotia


October 28, 1940
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Son of Andrew C. Blaikie and Elizabeth Blaikie, of Economy, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 58 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

1. B. 17.


Hadra is a district on the eastern side of Alexandria, south of the main road to Aboukir, known as Al Horaya, near the University of Alexandria. The entrance to the ALEXANDRIA(HADRA) WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY is along the road Sharia Manara.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Practical Mathmatics of Aviation– Inside cover of “Practical Mathmatics of Aviation” handbook, found in antique store in Economy, Nova Scotia.
  • Photo of John Blaikie– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Biography– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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