Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Foster William Jack Scott

In memory of:

Pilot Officer Foster William Jack Scott

August 12, 1941

Military Service


Service Number:

J/3497

Age:

25

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

149 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Citation(s):

The Governor-General of Canada's gold and bronze medals.

Additional Information


Son of James Foster Scott and Irene Scott, of North Battleford, Saskatchewan; husband of Venetia Joy Scott.

Commemorated on Page 44 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

3. B. 4.

Location:

Kiel lies 83 kilometres north of Hamburg. From Hamburg visitors should travel north on the Autoroute 7, following signs for Kiel. Leave the A7 at the junction with the A215, still following signs for Kiel. The A215 ends on the outskirts of Kiel. Turn left at the end of the A215 onto the Westring following signs for Olympiazentrum and Flensburg. After 4 kilometres, the Nord Freedhof town cemetery will be seen on the left hand side of the road. The Commission plot is located 100 metres from the main cemetery entrance. Visitors should note that this cemetery is restricted to normal cemetery opening hours.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Foster William Jack Scott– Picture found and bought from antique shop
  • Back of Photo– Picture found and bought from antique shop. This is the reverse side of picture submitted previously.
  • Group Photo– My uncle Jack is seen here posing with his Dad, Jack Scott, in North Battleford, Saskatchewan. The photo was probably taken around 1940. I never met him(born in '47)but I will be visiting his grave in Kiel in October 2015 to say hello and pay my respects.  Jack Sr.was a veteran of the Boer War.
  • Biography– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Memorialized on the pages of the Globe and Mail. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer Foster William Jack Scott 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 Foster William Jack Scott is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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