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Glen Edwin Lewis

In memory of:

Flight Sergeant Glen Edwin Lewis

July 4, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

R/133341

Age:

25

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

432 Sqdn.

Additional Information


Born:

February 25, 1918
Knoxville, Tennessee

Enlistment:

October 6, 1941
Vancouver, British Columbia

Son of Stirling and Alice Lewis of St. Louis, Missouri.

Commemorated on Page 182 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CAMBRIDGE AMERICAN CEMETERY
United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Plot G. Row 3. Grave 6

Location:

Cambridge, England

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant Glen Edwin Lewis is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flight Sergeant Glen Edwin Lewis is also 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
  • Photo of GLEN EDWIN LEWIS– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Other– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Other– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Other– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Other– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Other– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Other– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Sgt. Glen Edwin Lewis' Draft Registration Card (front)
  • Document– Sgt. Glen Edwin Lewis' Draft Registration Card (back)
  • Circumstances of death registers– RCAF 432 Squadron, 3/4 July 1943 was a bad night for the squadron. This is the ORB for this date.
  • Newspaper clipping– St. Louis Globe-Democrat, Fri Jul 8, 1943 - announcement of death of Sgt. Glen Edwin Lewis on July 4, 1943.
  • Grave Marker– Gravemarker of F/S Glen E. Lewis RCAF, of St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A., at Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

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