Laid to rest at the Field of Honour.


Born: 1919, Granum, Willow Creek, Alberta, Canada.

Died: 24th October 1942; age: 23; an aircraft accident.


Rank: Flying Officer/Pilot; Service Number: J/10239.

Regiment: Royal Canadian Air Force, 218, (R.A.F.(Gold Coast)) Squadron.


Grave Reference:


Ipswich Old Cemetery,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Walter R. Thompson and of Jean Thompson (nee McNaught); husband of O. Ruth Thompson, of Pearce, Alberta, Canada.


Father: Walter R. Thompson.

Mother: Jean McNaught, born 1880.


In 1942, Walter married Olive Ruth Koole, born 1922.

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