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Godfrey Addison Argument

In memory of:

Flight Lieutenant Godfrey Addison Argument

September 17, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/15764

Age:

23

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

33 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of Godfrey and Kathleen May Argument, of Toronto, Ontario. Husband of Ethel Josephine Argument.

Commemorated on Page 238 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IVa. D. 14.

Location:

Antwerp lies 57 Km north of Brussels on the E19 and 59 km north east of Gent on the E17 motorway. The cemetery itself is located in Wilrijk, a suburb of Antwerp. From the Bistplein in front of the railway station in Wilrijk follow the Kleinsteenweg for 300 M until you arrive at the ring road. Turn right and follow the ring road for 100 M to the first set of traffic lights and turn left. Go under the flyover and continue straight on over the dual carrageway into Jules Moretus Lei. Follow this street for 1 kilometre and the entrance to the Municipal Cemetery is on your left. After entering the cemetery follow the Commission signs to the three Commission plots at the far end of the cemetery. Alternatively ask for their location at the office within the cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Grave Marker– Schoonselhof Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Entrance– Schoonselhof Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cross of Sacrifice– Cross of Sacrifice located in Plots 4 and 4A … Schoonselhof Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cemetery– View of Plot 3 … Schoonselhof Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Newspaper Clipping– Memorialized on the pages of the Globe and Mail. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of GODFREY ADDISON ARGUMENT– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo– It is unknown who this person is. The photo was found in Godfrey's military service file. 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
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star May 1941. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star September 1942. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Press Clipping– Source:  Globe and Mail October 15, 1944
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Edmonton Journal. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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