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John Melville Stephens

In memory of:

Sergeant John Melville Stephens

February 3, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

R/160280

Age:

26

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Son of Harry and Enda Slean Stephens; husband of Nan Anne Stephens, of Willowdale, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 452 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

OXFORD (BOTLEY) CEMETERY
Berkshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Plot I/2. Grave 152.

Location:

Botley is 2 miles west of the city of Oxford in the civil parish of North Hinksey. Leave the Oxford Western bypass (A34) at the Botley interchange and take the exit signposted Oxford A420. At the traffic lights bear left then immediately right into North Hinksey Lane. The entrance to the cemetery is about 200 yards along on the right hand side.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave marker– Photo donated by The Commonwealth Roll of Honour Project,
  • Memorial– Sergeant John Melville Stephens is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Sergeant John Melville Stephens is also 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

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