Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Wallace Clifford Luther

In memory of:

Pilot Officer Wallace Clifford Luther

May 29, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

125696

Age:

24

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Air Force

Division:

158 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Son of Luke and Flora Luther, of St. John's, Newfoundland; husband of Elspeth Odetta Luther, of Headington, Oxford.

Commemorated on Page 176 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

4. C. 11.

Location:

HEVERLEE WAR CEMETERY is located 30 km from Brussels and 3 km south of Leuven. Turn left out of Leuven railway station onto the Tiensevest(ring road R 23). Follow the Tiensevest through the junctions Tiensepoort and Parkpoort and along the Naamsepoort. Turn left at the Naamsepoort onto the Naamsesteenweg (N251) signposted Namen, Waver & Heverlee. Continue until you cross the railway line at Heverlee and take the first left turn into the Hertogstraat. Follow Hertogstraat to the end and turn right at the Sport Hall onto the Kerpelstraat. Continue down the Kerpelstraat until you come to a crossroads at which the HEVERLEE WAR CEMETERY is located.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Wallace Clifford Luther
  • Photo of Wallace Clifford Luther– In memory of the men and women from the Clarenville, Newfoundland area who went away to war and did not come home. Submitted on behalf of the Clarenville Legion (Branch 27) for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Wallace Clifford Luther– In memory of the men and women from Newfoundland who went away to war and did not come home. From the Newfoundland Legion magazine “Lest We Forget”. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Memorial– Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer Wallace Clifford Luther is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer Wallace Clifford Luther is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Death Certificate– Notification of Death
  • Letter– Letter from War Graves Commission to Elspeth Luther, widow of W.C. Luther.

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