Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Leslie Cayless Patrick

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant Leslie Cayless Patrick

August 31, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

R/98423

Age:

23

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

434 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Son of Matilda Patrick and foster-son of Percy Patrick, of Windsor, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 201 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

Coll. grave 4. A. 5-8.

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 Leslie Cayless Patrick
  • Photo of Leslie Cayless Patrick
  • Newspaper clipping – From the Windsor Daily Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Memorial – Flight Sergeant Leslie Cayless Patrick 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 – Flight Sergeant Leslie Cayless Patrick is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Grave marker – Sgt. Leslie C Patrick, was a Airgunner on Halifax LK894  434 Squadron, who crashed on August 31, 1943 at Kesseninch  Belgium...

Photo source: Michel Beckers  Holland

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