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Lawrence Robert Maguire

In memory of:

Pilot Officer Lawrence Robert Maguire

July 15, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

J/151001

Age:

23

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

8 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Born:

April 9, 1919
Essex County, New Jersey

Enlistment:

July 13, 1940
Ottawa, Ontario

Son of Lawrence A. and Rita D. Maguire, of Port-au-Peck, Long Branch, New Jersey.

Commemorated on Page 93 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

DJIBOUTI NEW EUROPEAN CEMETERY
Djibouti

Grave Reference:

Grave 166.

Location:

The Republic of Djibuti, previously known as the French Territory of the Afars and the Issas, is situated on the north-east coast of Africa and is bounded by Ethiopia to the north and west, by Somali Republic to the South and by the Gulf of Aden to the east. The New European Cemetery lies about 3 miles (5 km) south of the town on the east of the road leading to the airport. The cemetery is enclosed by a wall and the entrance gate is on the northern side, facing a small white stone chapel at the far end of the central park.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Attestation paper– Submitted for project, Operation Picture Me
  • Djibouti New European Cemetery

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