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John Nisbet Thomson

In memory of:

Pilot Officer John Nisbet Thomson

March 7, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/39865

Age:

22

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Son of David Lapsley Thomson and Eda Isabel Thomson, of Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 462 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

C48. 19.

Location:

Reykjavik is in the south-western part of the island and the REYKJAVIK (FOSSVOGUR)CEMETERY lies south of the town on the road to Hafnarfjordur.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– Memorialized on the pages of the Globe and Mail. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Other– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of JOHN NISBET THOMSON– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Other– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of JOHN NISBET THOMSON– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Attestation paper– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Attestation paper– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Cemetery
  • Cross of Sacrifice
  • Grave Marker
  • Photo of John Nisbet Thomson– John Nisbet Thomson in uniform.
  • Memorial Plaque– Plaque erected in the sanctuary of St. John's Presbyterian Church, Broadview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  Memorial Chimes were also dedicated "In memory of those of our number who gave their lives in the cause of freedom in World War II, 1939-1945."

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