Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William Absalom Garland

In memory of:

Squadron Leader William Absalom Garland

May 9, 1946

Military Service


Service Number:

C/11667

Age:

40

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Son of William F. Garland, and Margaret Garland, of Ottawa; husband of Marguerite A. Garland of Ottawa.

Commemorated on Page 584 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

OTTAWA (BEECHWOOD) CEMETERY
Ontario, Canada

Grave Reference:

Sec. 50. Lot 72. N.W. Grave 1.

Location:

OTTAWA (BEECHWOOD) CEMETERY contains 98 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and 113 from the Second World War. Many of the graves are in the two veterans plots, where there is also a Cross of Sacrifice dedicated to all service casualties buried in the cemetery. The OTTAWA CREMATION MEMORIAL is in a shelter adjoining the newer of the veterans plots in the cemetery and commemorates 26 Second World War servicmen whose remains were cremated elsewhere in Canada and the U.S.A.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of WILLIAM ABSALOM GARLAND– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of WILLIAM ABSALOM GARLAND– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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