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John Patrick Hancock

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant John Patrick Hancock

May 6, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

R/76975

Age:

20

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Son of Charles F. and Esther A. Hancock, of Strome, Alberta.

Commemorated on Page 79 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

KEMPSTON CEMETERY
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Block J. Grave 101.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Biography– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Memorial– Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant John Patrick Hancock is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant John Patrick Hancock is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Photo of John Patrick Hancock– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Memorialized on the pages of the Globe and Mail. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker photo lost– Gravestone of John patrick Hancock taken 8 November 2015

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