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Murray Robert McQuillan

In memory of:

Flight Lieutenant Navigator Murray Robert McQuillan

February 23, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

J/28958

Age:

22

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

97 (R.A.F.) Sqdn.

Additional Information


Born:

December 30, 1922
Comox, British Columbia

Enlistment:

August 4, 1942
Vancouver, British Columbia

Son of Robert and Dorothy McQuillan. Brother of Edwin, Darrell, Warren, Bryce, Eleanor, Alma, Viola, Doreen, Marian, Helen and Leona McQuillan.

Commemorated on Page 544 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

TONSBERG OLD CEMETERY
Norway

Grave Reference:

10. 7.

Location:

TONSBERG OLD CEMETERY is on the coast between Fredriksvern and Oslo, and the war graves are in the south-west part of the cemetery. Of the twenty nine graves from both wars, fourteen are unidentified.

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 Navigator Murray Robert McQuillan is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Lieutenant Navigator Murray Robert McQuillan is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Photo of MURRAY ROBERT MCQUILLAN– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of MURRAY ROBERT MCQUILLAN– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Murray Robert McQuillan
  • Certificate– McQuillan Lake Dedication
  • Newspaper Clipping– Comox Valley Newspaper article by Jennifer Blyth. Families loss also recognized.
  • Medals– Murray's Medals. 1939-45 Star, France Star, German Star, the Defense Medal, the Canadian Volunteer Service Medal with clasp, and the War Medal 1939-45
  • RAF 97 Squadron team

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