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George Ross Rayment

In memory of:

Flying Officer George Ross Rayment

August 25, 1958

Grostenquin, France

Military Service

Service Number:





Air Force


423 All Weather Fighter Squadron

Additional Information


October 14, 1932
Grande Prairie, Alberta


October 12, 1955
Lethbridge, Alberta

Son of Arthur and Mary Rayment of Medicine Hat, Alberta. Husband of Janet (nee MacKenzie) and father of Catherine, Karen and Nancy Rayment of Medicine Hat, Alberta.

Commemorated on Page 91 of the In the Service of Canada (1947 - 2014) Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Meurthe-et-Moselle, France

Grave Reference:

Grave 2, Row 4, Plot 4


Choloy is a village and commune in the Department of the Meurthe-et-Moselle, 28 kilometres west of Nancy and some 5 kilometres west of Toul, a town on the N4 road from Paris to Nancy. The village is south of the River Moselle on the minor road (D11B) from Toul to the neighbouring village of Foug. The CHOLOY WAR CEMETERY is 3 kilometres west of Toul on the north side of the D11B road. The Choloy War Cemetery is the last resting place of casualties from the First and Second World Wars and is managed by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. It is also the final resting place for many Royal Canadian Air Force members and their families who died while serving in Europe as part of 1 Air Division between 1953 and 1967 and other Service Members serving with NATO in Germany following Canada's departure from France.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Photo by Malcolm Cromarty.
  • Funeral of WJ Bice, GR Rayment, B Kirkham and GA Cooling– Courtesy of the National Archives of Canada, C149906.
  • Flying Officer George Ross Rayment

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