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Anthony Michael Kovacich

In memory of:

Flying Officer Anthony Michael Kovacich

August 30, 1944


Oue at Hadsund, Denmark

Military Service


Service Number:

J/25524

Age:

28

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

115 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Husband of Jane A. Kovacich, of Edinburgh, Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 355 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

OVE CHURCHYARD
Denmark

Grave Reference:

N/A

Location:

Ove is in Northern Jutland, 17 kilometres east of Hobro, near the north shore of the Mariager Fjord. In a collective grave in the OVE CHURCHYARD are buried 4 airmen of the Royal Air Force and 3 of the Royal Canadian Air Force.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Memorial– Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flying Officer Anthony Michael Kovacich is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flying Officer Anthony Michael Kovacich is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Photo of ANTHONY MICHAEL KOVACICH– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Attestation paper– 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
  • Document– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker
  • Memorial– Memorial monument and collective grave of the crew of Lancaster Mk I (ME718) of No. 115 Squadron RAF at Ove Churchyard Burial Grounds, Ove, Northern Jutland, Denmark.
  • Memorial– Memorial monument commemorating the crew of Lancaster Mk I (ME718) of No. 115 squadron RAF at Ove Churchyard Burial Grounds, Ove, Northern Jutland, Denmark.

Note: The inscriptions in Danish translate as follows: "Called here in the hour of destiny, here rest in foreign ground" and "Erected by friends".
  • Memorial Inscription– Memorial monument panel at Ove Churchyard Burial Grounds, Ove, Northern Jutland, Denmark honoring F/O Anthony M. Kovacich RCAF, P/O John C. Reeb RCAF and F/L Edward Chatterton RCAF.
  • Memorial Inscription– Memorial monument panel at Ove Churchyard Burial Grounds, Ove, Northern Jutland, Denmark.
  • Memorial Inscription– Memorial monument panel at Ove Churchyard Burial Grounds, Ove, Northern Jutland, Denmark honoring Sgt. Leslie Taylor RAF, Sgt. Donald Bullock RAF, Sgt. Bernard Farndale RAF and P/O William G. Sankey RAF.

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