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Reginald English Murdoch

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant Reginald English Murdoch

June 25, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

R/100833

Age:

27

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

51 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Citation(s):

1939-45 Star
Air Crew Europe Star
Defence Medal
War Medal 1939-45
Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and Clasp.

Posthumously awarded RCAF Operational Wings on August 16, 1946 in recognition of gallant service in action against the enemy.

Additional Information


Born:

September 7, 1915
Westville, Nova Scotia

Enlistment:

April 10, 1941
Toronto, Ontario

Son of James Herbert Currie Murdoch and Enid (nee Castle) Murdoch of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Spouse of Dora Elizabeth (nee Bishop) Murdoch of Queensland Beach, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 197 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

Row F. Grave 24.

Location:

The port of Flushing is on the south coast of the island of Walcheren in the Schelde Estuary. It is about 7 kilometres south of Middelburg and 58 kilometres west of Bergen-op-Zoom. The FLUSHING (VLISSINGEN) NORTHERN CEMETERY is about 1 kilometre north of the town centre.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant Reginald English Murdoch as commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant Reginald English Murdoch 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
  • Photo of REGINALD ENGLISH MURDOCH– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Reginald Murdoch
  • Grave Marker– Photo provided by Pieter Schlebaum, The Netherlands.

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