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Robert Fred Lindsay Anderson
Male 1919 - 1942


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  • Birth  26 Dec 1919  , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Military  World War II - Royal Canadian Air Force - 105 (R.A.F.) Squadron  [1
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-60709P 
    Died  13 Nov 1942  Atlantic Ocean Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Flushing (Vilissingen) Northern Cemetery, Zeeland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I60709  Generations
    Last Modified  14 Mar 2017 

    Father  Fred Milton "Fred" Anderson,   b. 29 Oct 1897, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1972 
    Mother  Irene Marie Richards,   b. 25 Feb 1899, Toronto, York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958 
    Married  14 Oct 1918  Toronto, York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F44442  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Flying a de Havilland DH. 98 Mosquito FB. Mk IV (#DZ320), Flying Officer CHARLES ANDRE GRAHAM of the Royal Australian Air Force (the Pilot) and Flying Officer ROBERT FRED LINDSAY ANDERSON of the Royal Canadian Air Force (the Navigator) departed from RAF Marham, Norfolk, England; and were shot down by Anti-Aircraft Artillery fire from the German merchant ship "Neumark", at 12:51 o'clock, at Oostkapelle, during an attack on German ships off Vlissingen.

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  • Sources 
    1. [S1886] Military - Canada - Second World War Service Files Canadian Armed Forces War Dead.
      Anderson, Robert Fred Lindsay 22 years Birthdate: 1919 Dec 26 Died: 1942 Nov 13 Rank: Flying Officer Unit: Royal Canadian Air Force Force: Air Service Number: J10415 Additional Details son of Fred M. & Irene M. Anderson of Waterloo, Ontario

  • Event Map
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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 26 Dec 1919 - , Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Nov 1942 - Atlantic Ocean Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Flushing (Vilissingen) Northern Cemetery, Zeeland, Netherlands Link to Google Earth
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