Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Robert Chrysler Ferguson

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant Robert Chrysler Ferguson

May 14, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

R/115045

Age:

27

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

149 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Born:

October 3, 1915
Edmonton, Alberta

Enlistment:

July 11, 1941
Toronto, Ontario

Son of William Alexander Ferguson and Mabel Gertrude Ferguson.

Commemorated on Page 158 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

II. G. 11.

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.

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  • Memorial – Flight Sergeant Robert Chrysler Ferguson is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial – Flight Sergeant Robert Chrysler Ferguson 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 Robert Chrysler Ferguson
  • Photo of Robert Chrysler Ferguson – In Memory of the men from Norfolk County who gave their lives in World War 11.

Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of Robert Chrysler Ferguson – In Memory of the men from Norfolk County who gave their lives in World War 11.

Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Cemetery Entrance – 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
  • Grave Marker – Grave marker … Schoonselhof Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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