Canadian Virtual War Memorial

George Robert Sims

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant George Robert Sims

July 15, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

R/208935

Age:

33

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

576 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Born:

November 28, 1910
Kensintgon, Prince Edward Island

Enlistment:

December 3, 1942
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Commemorated on Page 444 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LOCHES-SUR-OURCE COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Aube, France

Grave Reference:

Row 1. Coll. grave 6-7.

Location:

Loches-sur-Ource is a village 42 kilometres south-east of Troyes and 25 kilometres south-west of Bar-sur-Aube, a town on the Paris-Troyes-Chaumont road. The LOCHES-SUR-OURCE COMMUNAL CEMETERY is on the south-eastern side of the village on the road to Essoyes. The Commonwealth graves are near the west corner of the Cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Funeral– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Funeral– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Funeral– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Funeral– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Funeral– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of George Robert Sims
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Charlottetown PEI newspaper The Guardian. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Kensington War Memorial
  • Inscription
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant George Robert Sims 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– Flight Sergeant George Robert Sims is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Gravemarker– His grave in Loches sur Ource, Aube, France

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