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Robert William Archer

In memory of:

Flying Officer Robert William Archer

July 29, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/35033

Age:

29

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

550 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of Edward William and Sarah Frances Archer. Husband of Dorma Noel Archer, of Penticton, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 238 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BLAMONT COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Meurthe-et-Moselle, France

Grave Reference:

Grave 2.

Location:

Blamont is a village and commune 50 kilometres east-south-east of Nancy and on the N. 4 road from Nancy to Sarrebourg. The communal cemetery is south of the village, on the road to the neighbouring village of Barbas. West of the main path, near the middle of the southern boundary are the graves of 7 airmen, 5 of whom belonged to the Royal Air Force and two to the Royal Canadian Air Force.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Photo of Robert William Archer
  • 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 Robert William Archer is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flying Officer Robert William Archer is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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