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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Brian Gavin Alston

In memory of:

Lieutenant Brian Gavin Alston

July 13, 1969

Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan

Military Service


Age:

23

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

No. 2 Flying Training School

Additional Information


Born:

December 14, 1945
Calgary, Alberta

Commemorated on Page 146 of the In the Service of Canada Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

OTTAWA (BEECHWOOD) CEMETERY
Ontario, Canada

Grave Reference:

Section 34, Grave 374

Location:

OTTAWA (BEECHWOOD) CEMETERY contains 98 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and 113 from the Second World War. Many of the graves are in the two veterans plots, where there is also a Cross of Sacrifice dedicated to all service casualties buried in the cemetery. The OTTAWA CREMATION MEMORIAL is in a shelter adjoining the newer of the veterans plots in the cemetery and commemorates 26 Second World War servicmen whose remains were cremated elsewhere in Canada and the U.S.A.

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