Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Richard Sidney Napper

In memory of:

Aircraftman 1st Class Richard Sidney Napper

March 9, 1940

Military Service

Service Number:





Air Force


Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information

Son of Charles H. Napper and Amelia Napper, of Hamilton; husband of Kathleen Florence Napper, of Fruitland.

Commemorated on Page 16 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Ontario, Canada

Grave Reference:

Sec. 24. Lot 122. West grave.


Hamilton Woodland Cemetery borders the Hamilton Harbour. From downtown Hamilton, follow York Boulevard past Hamilton Cemetery, across the bridge, and turn right at Plains Road. Exit Plains Road at Spring Gardens Road. Follow Spring Gardens and the cemetery will be on your left.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– Source: Hamilton Spectator, March 11, 1940
  • Newspaper clipping– Source: Hamilton Spectator, March 18, 1940
  • Newspaper Clipping– Memorialized on the pages of the Globe and Mail. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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