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George Parker

In memory of:

Pilot Officer George Parker

March 15, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/85528

Age:

28

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

408 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Son of Levi and Mary Ann Parker; husband of Patricia Anne Parker, of Morinville, Alberta.

Commemorated on Page 411 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

HILSENHEIM COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Bas-Rhin, France

Grave Reference:

Coll. grave 4.

Location:

Hilsenheim is a village 38 kilometres south of Strasbourg and some 9 kilometres north-east of Selestat, a town on the Strasbourg-Colmar road (N 83). The communal cemetery is at the end of the Rue de la Cimetiere, a narrow made up lane directly opposite the village church. In the north-eastern part, near the eastern wall, are the graves of 7 airmen, 2 of whom belonged to the Royal Air Force and 5 to the Royal Canadian Air Force.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of GEORGE PARKER– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Id card– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Document– 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
  • Photo of George Parker
  • Group Photo– Norman Andrew Lumgair (left) is seen here posing with his friend, George Parker.
  • Group Photo– Left to Right: Norman Andrew Lumgair, William Lawrence Doran, George Parker (in front)and William Taylor.
  • Group Photo– William Lawrence Doran, George Parker & Norman Andrew Lumgair.
  • Group Photo– George Parker (far left front)is seen posing with his comrades.
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Edmonton Journal. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer George Parker is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer George Parker is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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