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John Ott

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant John Ott

September 24, 1942


Ellesø Mose, Denmark

Military Service


Service Number:

R/4418

Age:

24

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

405 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Son of Howard and Flora J. Ott; husband of Mary Arm Ott, of Chemainus, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 104 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:

Mil. Plot. Row 2. 12.

Location:

Aabenra is in Jutland, on the main road from Germany into Denmark, about 24 kilometres north of the frontier. It is about 105 kilometres from the port of Esbjerg. AABENRAA CEMETERY is on the western side of the town. The 1939-45 Plot is on the left-hand side of the main path towards the rear of the cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of JOHN OTT– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Memorial– Monument to the crew of HAL W1274 erected at Ellesø Hede (Moor) unveiled by the Historical Society of Vis District on 23 September 2006, 64 years after the crash.
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant John Ott is 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
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant John Ott is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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