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Samuel Alexander Phillips

In memory of:

Flying Officer Samuel Alexander Phillips

June 13, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/16550

Age:

29

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

514 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Born:

September 10, 1914
Ottawa, Ontario

Enlistment:

December 20, 1940
Hamilton, Ontario

Son of Alexander and Catherine Phillips of Ottawa, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 417 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BATHMEN GENERAL CEMETERY
Netherlands

Grave Reference:

Grave 172.

Location:

Bathmen is a small village in the province of Overijssel, 9 kilometres east of the town of Deventer, and 1.5 kilometres south of the main road to Almelo. The BATHMEN GENERAL CEMETERY is about 500 metres west of the centre of the village, on the north side of the road to Deventer. The graves are in the north-eastern part.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Grave Marker
  • Newspaper Clipping– Remembered on the pages of the Ottawa Journal. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Remembered on the pages of the Ottawa Journal. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Remembered on the pages of the Ottawa Journal. 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– Flying Officer Samuel Alexander Phillips is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flying Officer Samuel Alexander Phillips is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Photo of SAMUEL ALEXANDER PHILLIPS– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Correspondence– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Ottawa Citizen. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Ottawa Citizen. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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