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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

George Kingsley Shaw

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant George Kingsley Shaw

November 10, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

R/90100

Age:

21

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Son of Wilfrid A. Shaw and Edna Irene Shaw, of London, Ontario. Sec. E. (Blue)

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:

DUNURE CEMETERY
Ayrshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Grave 198.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Memorial– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of George Kingsley Shaw– He enlisted in January 1941 and trained as a Wireless Air Gunner. He was completing his crew training on November 10, 1942 at #50 Operational Training Unit in Scotland when his Hampden bomber crashed near Turnberry Scotland killing all on board.

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