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Adrian James Burwell

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant Adrian James Burwell

April 10, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

R/95646

Age:

23

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

142 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of Charles Leslie and Agnes Isabell Burwell, of Renfrew, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 142 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

Coll. grave I. D. 10.

Location:

Cagliari is the chief town of the island of Sardinia. It can be reached by air service from Rome or by boat from Civitavecchia (31 kilometres north of Rome on the main line) to Olbia and thence by train. CAGLIARI (ST. MICHELE) COMMUNAL CEMETERY is 3.5 kilometres north of the town centre. The opening times for this cemetery are: 08.00 to 17.45 every day except Friday, when the cemetery is only open in the morning from 08.00 to 13.00.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • 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 Adrian James Burwell is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant Adrian James Burwell is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Photo of Adrian James Burwell– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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