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Frank Morton Tomlinson

In memory of:

Pilot Officer Frank Morton Tomlinson

March 10, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

J/16659

Age:

20

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

7 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of Fenton and Bessie B. Tomlinson, of East Noel, Hants Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 220 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ELAN CHURCHYARD
Ardennes, France

Grave Reference:

N/A

Location:

Elan is a village and commune some 7 miles (11 kilometres) south-south-east of Mezieres, and 2.5 miles (4 kilometres) south of Flize, a village on the main road (D.764) from that town to Sedan. The nearest railway station is at Nouvion-sur-Meuse on the line from Mezieres-Charleville to Sedan, some 3 miles (5 kilometres) north-east of Elan, whence a taxi completes the journey to the village. Near the northern boundary wall of the churchyard is the grave of an airman who belonged to the Royal Canadian Air Force.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Memorial– Pilot Officer Frank Morton Tomlinson is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer Frank Morton Tomlinson is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cemetery– Elan Churchyard
Ardennes,France
  • Grave Marker– FRANK MORTON TOMLINSON Memorial
Elan Churchyard
Ardennes, France
The only Commonwealth War Grave in this cemetery.

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