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William Frank Tudhope

In memory of:

Pilot Officer William Frank Tudhope

August 10, 1940

Military Service


Service Number:

41224

Age:

22

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Air Force

Division:

144 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Son of John Henry and Jessie Grahame Tudhope.

Commemorated on Page 19 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

KAMPEN GENERAL CEMETERY
Netherlands

Grave Reference:

Plot 7. Grave 11.

Location:

Kampen is an important town on the south bank of the river Ijssel, lying 11 kilometres northwest of Zwolle. The cemetery is 2 kilometres north-east of the town, in the commune of Ijsselmuiden, on the western side of the road to Grafhorst and Meppel, and adjoins the general cemetery of Ijsselmuiden. The cemetery contains the graves of 7 airmen, 2 of whom are in the far north-eastern corner and the remaining 5 in a more central position in the eastern half. Of these, five came from the United Kingdom, one from Australia and one from New Zealand. Only two are identified.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star July 1940. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Honour roll– In memory of the Ashbury College alumni and staff who gave their lives in Word War I, World War II and the Korean War. Plaque erected in the Ashbury College Chapel, 362 Mariposa Avenue, Ottawa
  • Photo of William Frank Tudhope– Photo taken just after he was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross end of July/beginning of August 1940.
  • Photo of William Frank Tudhope– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Newspaper Clipping (Page 2)
  • Funeral– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer William Frank Tudhope is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer William Frank Tudhope is also 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

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