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Charles Grant MacLennan

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant Charles Grant MacLennan

October 16, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

R/65421

Age:

24

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

142 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of Angus and Effie Katherine MacLennan, of Scotstown, Province of Quebec, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 93 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

GRIMSBY (SCARTHO ROAD) CEMETERY
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Sec. 116. Row J. Grave 9.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • 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 Charles Grant MacLennan is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant Charles Grant MacLennan is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Photo of Charles MacLennan– Photo submitted for the project Operation Picture Me with the permission of McGill University from their web site, 'McGill Remembers'
  • Grave Marker– This is Charles Maclennan's grave marker.  In October 1942, 142 Squadron was flying Wellington MkIV bombers.  He joined the Squadron on 6th October 1942, the same day as Sergeant R A Patenaude of the R.C.A.F., who also died on 16 October 1942 and is buried in the same Cemetery.
  • Cemetery– This is a view of the WW2 section of Grimsby (Scartho Road) Cemetery where Charles MacLennan is buried.
  • Press Clipping– Charles Grant MacLennan courtesy McGill University archives Montreal Star Oct 27 1942
  • Press Clipping– Charles Grant MacLennan courtesy McGill University archives Montreal Star Oct 27 1942

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