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John Whiteford Tomlinson

In memory of:

Pilot Officer John Whiteford Tomlinson

March 28, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

J/14079

Age:

21

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

14 (Fighter) Squadron

Additional Information


Born 20 December 1921. Son of William John and Agnes Jane Tomlinson, of Calgary, Alberta. Husband of Evelyn Lillian Tomlinson, of Calgary, Alberta.

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:

FORT RICHARDSON POST CEMETERY
Alaska, United States of America

Grave Reference:

Plot Z. Grave 230.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Grave Marker– Grave marker Pilot Officer J.W. Tomlinson
  • Photo of John Whiteford Tomlinson– Photo from Dafoe Digest, courtesy of Larry Kunz, St Gregor, SK
  • Photo of John Whiteford Tomlinson– John Whiteford Tomlinson from LAC Files
  • Grave Marker– John Whiteford Tomlinson grave marker from LAC Files
  • Document– John Whiteford Tomlinson's signature and note on attestation papers from LAC Files
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Calgary Herald. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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