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Arthur Sylvanus Thomson

In memory of:

Sergeant Arthur Sylvanus Thomson

May 26, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

R/112455

Age:

21

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

101 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Born:

March 1, 1922
Newcastle, New Brunswick

Enlistment:

July 6, 1942
Moncton, New Brunswick

Son of John W. and May Thomson, of Newcastle, New Brunswick.

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:

UDEN WAR CEMETERY
Netherlands

Grave Reference:

5. D. 12.

Location:

Uden is a town on the main road between Eindhoven and Nijmegen. The Uden War Cemetery is 350 metres from the centre of the town, on the Nijmegen road at its junction with the road to Zeeland. The cemetery is also signposted on the N265 Uden-Eindhoven.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Photo of ARTHUR SYLVANUS THOMSON– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Grave marker from Arthur Thomson's grave at Uden War Cemetery, The Netherlands.
  • Memorial– Sergeant Arthur Sylvanus Thomson is 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– Sergeant Arthur Sylvanus Thomson is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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