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James Waldron Creeden

In memory of:

Pilot Officer James Waldron Creeden

May 16, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

J/15353

Age:

20

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

407 (Demon) Squadron

Honours and Awards:

Distinguished Flying Medal

Additional Information


Son of James W. Creeden and Elsie E. Creeden, of Paris, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 67 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

GREAT BIRCHAM (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD
Norfolk, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Plot 1. Row 3. Grave 15.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of James Creeden– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Biography– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star March 1942. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star December 1942. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star December 1942. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of James Waldron Creeden– Photo of James Waldron Creeden
  • Members of 407 Demon Squadron– Members of 407 Demon Squadron.
  • Members of 407 Demon Squadron– More Members of 407 Demon Squadron.
  • Biography– Album of Honour for Brant County  World War 11 1939 -1945
Published in 1946 by The Brantford Kinsmen Club and submitted with their permission by
Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Memorialized on the pages of the Globe and Mail. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Album Cover– Album of Honour for Brant County  World War 11 1939 -1945
Published in 1946 by The Brantford Kinsmen Club and submitted with their permission by
Operation Picture Me
  • Presentation of James Waldron Creeden's DFM– Presentation of PO James Waldron Creeden's DFM.
  • Medals of James Waldron Creeden– Medals of PO James Waldron Creeden.
  • Gravestone of James Waldron Creeden– Gravesite of PO James Waldron Creeden, St. Mary Churchyard, Great Bircham, Bircham, Norfolk, England.
  • Gravestone of James Waldron Creeden– Gravestone of PO James Waldron Creeden.

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