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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Lloyd Vernon Chadburn

In memory of:

Wing Commander Lloyd Vernon Chadburn

June 13, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/2976

Age:

24

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

127 (Fighter) Wing

Honours and Awards:

Distinguished Service Order

and Bar

Distinguished Flying Cross

Additional Information


Born:

August 21, 1919
Montreal, Québec

Enlistment:

April 16, 1940
Toronto, Ontario

Son of Thomas and Florence Chadburn.

Commemorated on Page 270 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Calvados, France

Grave Reference:

V. F. 2.

Location:

Ranville is best reached by taking the D513 north-eastwards out of Caen, and after about 9 kilometres turning left at Herouvillette. Go north for one kilometre and then turn left into Ranville village. The War Cemetery is on Rue des Airbornes.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Squadron Leader Keith Louis Bate Hodson c. 1942........promoted to Air Vice Marshall....... died in 1960 while a member of the RCAF Support Unit Colorado Springs........no find-a-grave memorial.........
  • Newspaper Clipping– Memorialized on the pages of the Globe and Mail. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Memorialized on the pages of the Globe and Mail. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Memorialized on the pages of the Globe and Mail. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Lloyd Vernon Chadburn– Wing Commander Lloyd Vernon Chadburn, DSO and bar, DFC of Oshawa and Aurora Ontario, was 25 when he died. (DND Photo number PL15079)
  • Gravemarker– Grave Marker of Wing Commander Lloyd Vernon Chadburn, R.C.A.F., located in Ranville War Cemetery, Normandy, France.
Photo extracted from the 3rd Para Brigade WW II Re-Enactors website
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Grave Marker– Taken by a Friend in 2003
  • Photo of Lloyd Chadburn– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Photo of Lloyd Chadburn– 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
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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