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John Alvin Duffield

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant John Alvin Duffield

September 25, 1942

Near Grønhøj, Denmark

Military Service


Service Number:

R/68670

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

61 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 70 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

FREDERIKSHAVN CEMETERY
Denmark

Grave Reference:

Allied Plot, grave 32.

Location:

Frederikshavn is an important port about 32 kilometres from the northernmost point of Denmark. The FREDERIKSHAVN CEMETERY is on the northern outskirts of the town on the road to Skagen.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Memorial– This pew at Wesley United Church, 130 Brodie Street North, Thunder Bay, ON was dedicated to the memory of Charles E.Duffield, Rex Duffield, Florence Duffield and Fl/Sgt. John A. Duffield, by Mrs. Chas. E. Duffield. Fl/Sgt Duffield died on 25 September 1942 and is buried in the Frederikshavn Cemetery in Denmark
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant John Alvin Duffield is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant John Alvin Duffield 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
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star September 1941. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Gravemarker

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