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John Lyle Leckie

In memory of:

Flying Officer John Lyle Leckie

December 17, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/38412

Age:

27

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

153 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of William C. and Agnes May Leckie, of Sarnia, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 362 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:

N. 8.

Location:

From the centre of Dieppe take the Avenue Gambetta and Avenue des Canadiens. Head along the N27 out of Dieppe in the direction of Rouen until the first roundabout where there is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission sign. Go across the roundabout and continue until you reach a second roundabout. Take the first turning right where there is another CWGC sign. Continue until Chemin des Jonquilles, a road on the left. The Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery is on the right of this road and is clearly visible.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • 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 John Lyle Leckie is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flying Officer John Lyle Leckie is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Newspaper clipping– J. LYLE LECKIE - DEAD
  • Newspaper clipping– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo– Marjorie, John Lyle and Kenneth. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Correspondence– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Correspondence– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of John Lyle Leckie– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of JOHN LYLE LECKIE– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery– The Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery, located just outside Dieppe, France. (J. Stephens)
  • Cross of Sacrifice
  • Grave Marker

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