Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Thomas Herman Heintzman

In memory of:

Second Lieutenant Thomas Herman Heintzman

May 29, 1918

Deseronto, Ontario

Military Service


Age:

30

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Air Force

Division:

42nd Wing,

Additional Information


Born:

July 26, 1887
Toronto, Ontario

Son of Lucy A. Heintzman and Herman Heintzman of Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 588 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

TORONTO (MOUNT PLEASANT) CEMETERY
Ontario, Canada

Grave Reference:

Mausoleum Room YX.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Pte. A.T. Proudfoot
  • Photo of Thomas Heintzman– From: The Varsity Magazine Supplement Fourth Edition 1918
published by The Students Administrative Council, University of Toronto.  
Submitted for the Soldiers' Tower Committee, University of Toronto, by Operation Picture Me.
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping 2
  • Newspaper Clipping 3
  • Newspaper Clipping (4)– From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping (5)
  • Newspaper Clipping (6)
  • Newspaper Clipping (7)
  • Roll of Service– From the "University of Toronto / Roll of Service 1914-1918", published in 1921.
  • Commemorative Plaque– WWI Memorial Plaque located in the Victoria-Royce Presbyterian Church (est. 1885), 190 Medland St., Toronto, ON.
  • Honour Roll– WWI Roll of Service includes names of all the members of the Victoria-Royce Presbyterian Church who served in the war.  55 men died as a result of their war service.
  • The Soldiers' Tower– The Soldiers' Tower was built at University of Toronto between 1919-1924 in memory of those lost to the University in the Great War. The name of "2nd Lt T.H. Heintzman R.A.F." is among the 628 names carved on the Memorial Screen, seen at photo left. Photo: K. Parks, Alumni Relations.
  • Memorial Room– Memorial Room, Soldiers' Tower, University of Toronto.  Photo by David Pike, 2010; courtesy of Alumni Relations.
  • Commemorative Plaque– Humberside Collegiate Institute, Toronto, Ontario.

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