Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Harold Chauncey Byrd

In memory of:

Flying Officer Harold Chauncey Byrd

March 19, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

J/89351

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

403 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 500 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

GENDRINGEN ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY
Netherlands

Grave Reference:

Row B. Grave 22.

Location:

Gendringen is a village on the Dutch-German border 30 kilometres east-south-east of Arnhem and 15 kilometres south-east of Doetinchem. The GENDRINGEN ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY is behind the church of St. Martinus, which stands in the centre of Gendringen. The British plot is near the eastern boundary wall.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Hank Byrd – Picture of Hank Byrd from Walter Neil Dove collection. Walter Neil Dove was a Spitfire pilot with 403 Squadron, the same as Hank Byrd
  • Original Grave Marker – Picture of Hank Byrd's temporary burial place.

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