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William John Redford

In memory of:

Leading Aircraftman William John Redford

December 22, 1941

Military Service


Service Number:

R/101425

Age:

56

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

RCAF Station Vancouver

Citation(s):

General Service Medal, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal, Mons Star (1914 Star), Victory Medal,

Additional Information


Born:

January 16, 1885
London, England

Enlistment:

May 13, 1941
Vancouver, British Columbia

Son of Henry George and Elizabeth Morris Redford (remarried Cooper), of Toothill, Essex, England. Husband of Gertrude Hilda (née Dickens) Redford, of Vancouver, British Columbia. Father of William Frank Henry and Gertrude Eileen Nolte. Leading Aircraftsman Redford was discharged on 24 November 1941 for medical reasons.

Commemorated on Page 42 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

VANCOUVER (MOUNTAIN VIEW) CEMETERY
British Columbia, Canada

Grave Reference:

Block 4. Plot 5. Lot 3.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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