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Manson Magonet

In memory of:

Aircraftman 2nd Class Manson Magonet

September 18, 1942

Lachine, Quebec

Military Service


Service Number:

R/174580

Age:

24

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Additional Information


Son of Naphtale and Sarah Magonet, of Sydney.

Commemorated on Page 93 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

SYDNEY HEBREW CEMETERY
Nova Scotia, Canada

Grave Reference:

Row 5. Grave 6.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Manson Magonet– 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.
  • Letter from the Sydney Academy
  • Obituary– Manson Magonet is honoured on page 47 of the memorial book,
CANADIAN JEWS IN WORLD WAR II, Part II: Casualties,
compiled by David Rome for the Canadian Jewish Congress, Montreal, 1948.  
This extract is provided courtesy of the Canadian Jewish Congress which holds the copyright for this volume.  For additional information about these archival records, please contact:
The Canadian Jewish Congress National Archives 
1590 Ave. Docteur Penfield, Montreal, Que. H3G 1C5 (Canada)
telephone: 514-931-7531 ex. 2 
facsimile:  514-931-0548 
website:     www.cjc.ca
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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