Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Albert Stanley Prince

In memory of:

Sergeant Albert Stanley Prince

September 4, 1939

Germany

Military Service


Service Number:

580195

Age:

27

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Air Force

Division:

107 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Born:

November 22, 1911
Montreal, Québec

Son of Harold Braithwaite and Eliza Prince of Neston, England. Husband of Winifred Mary Prince, father of William of Chester, England. For additional information about Sergeant Pilot Prince, visit the Nanton Lancaster Society Air Museum site at: http://www.lancastermuseum.ca/prince.html.

Commemorated on Page 614 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

23. B. 13.

Location:

BECKLINGEN WAR CEMETERY is 13 km south east of Soltau on the west side of the road from Hamburg to Hannover. From Hannover travel north in the direction of Hamburg on the Autoroute No.7 for 80 km until the junction with Soltau Sud, this is in fact the junction of the A7 with the B3 Hannover to Hamburg road. On leaving the A7 at Soltau Sud follow the B3 in the direction of Celle and Bergen. The cemetery is on the right hand side of the road, 7 Km from the motorway junction.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Albert Stanley Prince– For additional information about Sergeant (Pilot) Prince, visit www.lancastermuseum.ca/prince.html
  • Photo of Albert Stanley Prince– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Memorial– Sergeant Albert Stanley Prince 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– Sergeant Albert Stanley Prince is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Grave marker– Becklingen War Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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