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Albert Elmore McMorran

In memory of:

Flight Lieutenant Albert Elmore McMorran

April 11, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

J/35722

Age:

25

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

619 (R.A.F.) Sqdn.

Additional Information


Born:

July 6, 1919
Ascroft, British Columbia

Enlistment:

May 22, 1942
Vancouver, British Columbia

Son of James Stark McMorran, and Alice Maude McMorran, of Vancouver, British Columbia.

Brother of Flight Lieutenant George Melvin Stark McMorran, who died while serving with the Royal Canadian Air Force.

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

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

Coll. grave 1. L. 3-6.

Location:

The BERLIN 1939-1945 WAR CEMETERY is in the district of Charlottenburg, 8 kilometres west of the city centre, on the south side of the Heerstrasse. From Theodor Heuss Platz in the district of Charlottenburg near the exhibition hall complex and next to the olympic stadium, follow signs for Spandau, proceeding along the Heerstrasse. The Cemetery lies on the Heerstrasse on the left hand side of the road and 3 kilometres from Theodor Heuss Platz. Visitors should drive beyond the BERLIN 1939-1945 WAR CEMETERY to the traffic lights, then turn left directly onto a small one way street running parallel to the Heerstrasse. The Cemetery entrance is on this small one way road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Elmore Mcmorran
  • Photo of Elmore Mcmorran– This photo is of Elmore receiving his wings.
  • Photo of Elmore Mcmorran– This photo is of Elmore Mcmorran (left) and his brother Melvin McMorran(right) together.
  • Photo of Elmore McMorran– This photo is of Elmore Mcmorran with his plane.
  • Photo of Elmore McMorran– This colourized photo is of Elmore McMorran.
  • Memorial– Flight Lieutenant Albert Elmore McMorran is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Lieutenant Albert Elmore McMorran is also 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
  • Photo of ALBERT ELMORE MCMORRAN– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of ALBERT ELMORE MCMORRAN– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star January 1945. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • War Memorial– Kamloops Cenotaph, Memorial Park, Battle Street and 2nd Avenue, Kamloops, British Columbia.   Includes honour roll tablets listing 189 names for World War I and 92 names for World War II.  Unveiled on May 24th, 1925.   Inscribed:  C.E.F. - NOR TIME NOR TIDE CAN EVER EFFACE THE MEMORY OF OUR GLORIOUS DEAD.
  • Inscription– Kamloops Cenotaph, British Columbia. Detail of the Tablet listing names for World War II.

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