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Kenneth Charles Colquhoun

In memory of:

Leading Aircraftman Kenneth Charles Colquhoun

January 18, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

U/190358

Age:

20

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Son of Walter Alexander and Dorothy Mary Colquhoun, of Sydney, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 277 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

SYDNEY (HARDWOOD HILL) CEMETERY
Nova Scotia, Canada

Grave Reference:

Div. W. Range 4. Lot 18.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Photo of Kenneth Charles Colquhoun– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Kenneth Charles Colquhoun– From the Sydney Academy Memorial booklet, published by the Student's Assembly in memory of former students who served during the Second World War.  The original pictures were supplied by the Sydney Post-Record and the booklet was compiled by Jack Wilcox, class of 1946 and Donald Trivett, class of 1947.
Additional Information courtesy of Floyd Williston:
LAC Kenneth Charles Colquhoun, age 20, was killed while on a training flight, at No.1 SFTS in Harvard 3764, on July 18, 1944. The aircraft crashed two miles south of the Camp Borden aerodrome.
  • Letter from the Sydney Academy

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