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Robert Emil Simonsen

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant Robert Emil Simonsen

March 14, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

R/69710

Age:

22

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

112 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of Emil and Beatrice M. Simonsen, of Highland Creek, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 114 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

KNIGHTSBRIDGE WAR CEMETERY
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

Grave Reference:

8. G. 17.

Location:

KNIGHTSBRIDGE WAR CEMETERY is 25 kilometres west of Tobruk, in open country south of the main road from Tobruk to Derna and Benghazi.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of ROBERT EMIL SIMONSEN– In memory of the students of R H King Academy (formally Scarborough  Collegiate Institute) who went to war and did not come home. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me.
  • R H King Academy– In memory of the students of R H King Academy (formally Scarborough  Collegiate Institute) who went to war and did not come home. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me.
  • R H King Academy– In memory of the students of R H King Academy (formally Scarborough  Collegiate Institute) who went to war and did not come home. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me.
  • R H King Academy– In memory of the students of R H King Academy (formally Scarborough  Collegiate Institute) who went to war and did not come home. 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

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