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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Grant Burns McKay

In memory of:

Leading Aircraftman Grant Burns McKay

September 22, 1944

Military Service

Service Number:





Air Force


Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information

Son of John A. McKay and Annie McKay, of Delaware.

Commemorated on Page 387 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Ontario, Canada

Grave Reference:

Plot 40. Sec. P. Grave 2.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Group Photo– Grant on the right, with his half brother Clifford Lipsit
  • Group Photo– Lipsit and McKay family, June 1937.  Grant is on far right.
  • Family Photo– Harry and Laura Lipsit, Grant's mother and step-father, with back row L->R, Clifford Lipsit, Grant's half-brother; Grant; and older brothers Jack and Frank McKay.  Taken about 1942/3.
  • Photo of GRANT BURNS MCKAY– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Correspondence– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Grant Burns McKay– c. 1944
  • Group Photo– Course 106 H Flight.  Grant is in second row, third from left.
  • Funeral– This photo was taken at Grant's funeral, Woodland Cemetery, London, Ontario
  • Temporary Grave Marker– This is the cross that marked Grant's grave for many years.
  • Memorial
  • Grave Marker
  • War Memorial– Cenotaph, Delaware, Ontario

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