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Ramsay McKenzie Habkirk

In memory of:

Flying Officer Ramsay McKenzie Habkirk

August 4, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/25702

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

620 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of James Orville Habkirk, and of Mabel M. Habkirk, of Wingham, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 324 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

Coll. grave XI. D. 3-11.

Location:

From Bayeux, take the D6 southeastwards for about 12 kilometres to Tilly-sur-Seulles. In the centre of the town, turn right (westwards) onto the D13. The cemetery will be found after about 1 kilometre on the left hand side.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave marker– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Ramsay Habkirk– Habkirk, Ramsay MacKenzie - Flying Officer. Born 4th January, 1922, at Wingham, Ont. Educated at Wingham Public and High Schools. Entered the service of the Bank 2nd July, 1940. Served at Wingham. Enlisted 7th March, 1942, from that branch in R.C.A.F. Pilot Officer in August, 1943; Flying Officer in February, 1944. Trained at Toronto, and St. Johns, Que. Overseas in August, 1943.  Reported (10th August, 1944) missing after air operations. Officially presumed dead 24th September, 1945.  From a memorial booklet prepared by the Canadian Bank of Commerce.

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