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Lawson Frederick Sparling

In memory of:

Warrant Officer Lawson Frederick Sparling

June 26, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

R/128162

Age:

23

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

106 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of Russell Harvey Sparling and Jessie Elizabeth Sparling, of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 215 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

STEENDEREN GENERAL CEMETERY
Netherlands

Grave Reference:

Grave 5.

Location:

Steenderen is a village about 10 kilometres south of Zutphen and 4 kilometres east of the main Arnhem-Zutphen road. The STEENDEREN GENERAL CEMETERY is about 225 metres north-west of the village centre, in a small lane on the western side of the road to Brummen. The graves are close to the entrance, on the western side of the main path.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Memorial– Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Warrant Officer Lawson Frederick Sparling is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Warrant Officer Lawson Frederick Sparling is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Photo of LAWSON FREDERICK SPARLING– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of LAWSON FREDERICK SPARLING– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo– Crash site. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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