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George McClusky

In memory of:

Sergeant George McClusky

October 18, 1941

Military Service


Service Number:

R/71726

Age:

22

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

402 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Born:

June 7, 1919
Bracebridge, Ontario

Enlistment:

August 20, 1940
Toronto, Ontario

Son of John A. McClusky and of Jessie McClusky (nee Terry), of Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 37 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

SOUTHEND-ON-SEA (SUTTON ROAD) CEMETERY
Essex, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Plot R. Grave 12136.

Location:

Southend-on-Sea (Sutton Road) Cemetery is north of the town's northern by-pass (the A1159) and east of the railway line heading for Rochford.

Historical Information
This cemetery contains 127 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-18 war and 152 burials of the 1939-45 war, including 1 unidentified seaman of the Merchant Navy. In addition there are 4 Foreign National war burials here. There are 2 small Screen Wall memorial panels naming those of the 1914-1918 war whose graves are not marked by headstones.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Remembered on the pages of the Ottawa Journal. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Remembered on the pages of the Ottawa Journal. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Grave of RCAF R.71726 George McClusky at Sutton Road Cemetery, Southend-on-Sea, England taken in 2019.
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star July 1941. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star September 1941. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star October 1941. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Source:  Globe and Mail October 23, 1941

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