Language selection

Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Robert Montgomery Buie

In memory of:

Warrant Officer Class II Robert Montgomery Buie

April 11, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

R/103913

Age:

21

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

424 Sqdn.

Citation(s):

1939-45 Star, Air Crew Europe Star, War Medal, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and clasp. Pilot's Flying Badge awarded 13 March 1942 and Operational Wings posthumously awarded on 16 May 1946.

Additional Information


Born:

July 8, 1921
Russell, Manitoba

Enlistment:

June 9, 1941
Calgary, Alberta

Son of Alwyn John Buie and of Irene Buie (nee Somersall), of Castlegar, British Columbia, Canada. He stated he was single and a salesman. He enjoyed skiing, skating, lacrosse, softball, ping pong, shooting and photography. He was overseas from 30 April 1942 until his death.

Commemorated on Page 141 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

MAIDSTONE CEMETERY
Kent, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Plot C.C.1. Grave 84.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • 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 Class II Robert Montgomery Buie is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Warrant Officer Class II Robert Montgomery Buie is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Photo of Robert Montgomery Buie– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Group Photo– Robert M Buie my uncle holding me when I was 1 year old in 1942 

Byron Alwyn Buie

Learn more about the Canadian Virtual Memorial

To learn more please visit our help page. If you have questions or comments regarding the information contained in this registry, email vac.cvwm-mvgc.acc@canada.ca or call us.

Date modified: