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Charles William Parrish

In memory of:

Pilot Officer Charles William Parrish

March 16, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

J/94893

Age:

22

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

419 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Son of John William and Jannet Mary Parrish, of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 553 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IV. A. 10.

Location:

Nederweert is a village 38 km north west of Roermond, 21 km south east of Eindhoven and 5 km north east of Weert. The NEDERWEERT WAR CEMETERY is 150 metres west of the church and the same distance east of the road from Weert to Helmond. The entrance to the cemetery is closed to vehicles and visitors must walk the 50 metres to the Commission plot. The NEDERWEERT WAR CEMETERY is signposted on the N266 Nederweert - Helmond road. The N266 is indicated from the Nederweert exit on the A2 Motorway Eindhoven Maastricht.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of CHARLES WILLIAM PARRISH– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Id Card– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of CHARLES WILLIAM PARRISH– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Source:  Hamilton Spectator, February 15, 1947
  • Newspaper Clipping– Source:  Hamilton Spectator, March 23, 1945
  • Newspaper Clipping– Source:  Hamilton Spectator, March 29, 1945
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer Charles William Parrish is 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
  • Memorial– Pilot Officer Charles William Parrish is commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Grave Marker– Grave of Pilot Officer Charles William Parrish at the Nederweert War Cemetery in the Netherlands.

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