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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Phillips Holmes

In memory of:

Leading Aircraftman Phillips Holmes

August 12, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

R/143895

Age:

35

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Born:

July 27, 1907
Grand Rapids, Michigan

Son of Taylor and Edna Phillips Holmes, of New York City.

Commemorated on Page 82 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

HAWTHORNE CEMETERY OF THE GATE OF HEAVEN
New York, United States of America

Grave Reference:

Sec. 40 between 568 and Grave 1-2-3.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of PHILLIPS HOLMES– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of PHILLIPS HOLMES– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of PHILLIPS HOLMES– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter of recommendation– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter of recommendation– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Attestation paper– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter (1)– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter (2)– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter (3)– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Letter of recommendation– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of PHILLIPS HOLMES– 1930's movie star killed while serving in the RCAF.  Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Gravemarker of LAC Phillips R. Holmes RCAF, of New York City, New York, U.S.A., at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, New York.

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