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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Jay Elliott

In memory of:

Leading Aircraftman John Jay Elliott

October 9, 1941

Military Service


Service Number:

R/98133

Age:

23

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Born:

November 5, 1917
Cincinnati, Ohio

Son of Edgar E. and Ella M. Elliott, of Cincinnati, Ohio.

Commemorated on Page 29 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

GREENDALE CEMETERY
Indiana, United States of America

Grave Reference:

Lot 89. Sec. 1. Grave 1.

Location:

Lawrenceburg, Indiana.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of John Jay Elliot– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Biography– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Ceremony– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Ceremony– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Circumstances of death registers– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Gravemarker of LAC John Jay Elliott RCAF of Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A. at Greendale Cemetery, Greendale, Indiana, U.S.A. LAC Elliott was killed at the age of 23 while serving as a pilot under training at No. 14 Service Flying Training School, Aylmer, Ontario when his North American Harvard Mk II (RCAF 3226) crashed near Eden, Ontario in a flying accident.

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