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Donald George Frederick Parker

In memory of:

Flying Officer Donald George Frederick Parker

May 26, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/17923

Age:

22

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Honours and Awards:

Distinguished Flying Medal

Additional Information


Born:

September 20, 1921
Three Rivers, Quebec

Enlistment:

August 9, 1941
Moncton, New Brunswick

Son of Lawrence and Ruby A. Parker, of Dalhousie, New Brunswick.

Commemorated on Page 411 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON CEMETERY
Warwickshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Grave 4209.

Location:

Startford-Upon-Avon Cemetery contains 22 First World War burials, made mainly from the hospital at Clopton House. During the Second World War, there was a contingent of the Royal Canadian Air Force based at nearby Wellesboune Mountford and of the 137 Second World War burials (most of them forming a war graves plot), 97 are of Canadian airmen. The cemetery also contains 15 war graves of other nationalities.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of DONALD GEORGE FREDERICK PARKER– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of DONALD GEORGE FREDERICK PARKER– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Service Book– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Biography– In memory the students of the University of New Brunswick who went to war and did not return. Submitted of the project, Operation Picture Me.
  • Memorial– Flying Officer Donald George Frederick Parker as 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– Flying Officer Donald George Frederick Parker as commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Grave Marker– Photo provided by The Commonwealth Roll Of Honour Project. Volunteer Henry Drury

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