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Harold Thomas Raine

In memory of:

Sergeant Harold Thomas Raine

February 15, 1944


Sea south of Langeland, Denmark

Military Service


Service Number:

R/58461

Age:

26

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

419 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Son of Thomas N. and Jennie M. Raine, of Vancouver, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 423 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:

Allied Military Plot. Row 4. 9.

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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  • Grave marker– Photo courtesy of Mogens Jenssen
  • Document– Names of Halifax aircrew members that crashed off Denmark (see www.airmen.dk)
2 airmen from HAL JD456 were buried in Magleby, Langeland and 1 in Aabenraa. 4 airmen have no known grave.
  • Memorial– Sergeant Harold Thomas Raine is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Sergeant Harold Thomas Raine 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

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