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Flight Sergeant Walter John Klementoski

Male 1925 - 1945  (20 years)

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  • Name Walter John Klementoski 
    Prefix Flight Sergeant 
    Born 1925  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military WW2 
    Misfortune 1945 
    killed in war 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-191478 
    Died 21 Mar 1945  [1
    Buried Brookwood Military Cemetery, Brookwood, , Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I191478  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father Walter John "John" Klementoski,   b. 1889,   d. 1946  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Anne Gruza,   b. 1904, , Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 2001  (Age 97 years) 
    Family ID F43338  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1925 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Brookwood Military Cemetery, Brookwood, , Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Klementoski, Walter John

      Rank: FltSgt

      Date of enlistment: October 1943

      Origin: Hespeler

      Reg: RCAF

      WW: WWII

      Note: Killed in Action 21/03/45

      DW & W News Vol IV No 11 May 1945 Reported KIA as a result of injuries Mar 21

      Grace Russ Scrapbooks vol.2 age 20 he was dangerously injured on March 17th; served overseas; report stated as follows: 'suffering from penetrating wound of the bowel and large lacerated wound of the left thigh'; died March 21st due to his injuries; funeral noted to have taken place March 24, 12 a.m. Brookwood Cemetery Woking, Surrey, England; survived by parents, brother and two sisters; 21st Preston man to have died or been killed in the war

      vol. 4 son of Mr. and Mrs. John Klementoski of 165 First Avenue, Preston; enlisted October 1, 1943; trainning at Manning Depot in Toronto as an air gunner; D.O.B.: November 10, 1925 - Preston; attended St. Clement's School and Galt Collegiate; worked at Krahlinator Products Ltd.; member of St. Clement's Church and the CYO; interests in badminton, hunting and fishing Canadian Virtual War Memorial D.O.D.: March 21, 1945 - age 19; service no. R/275494; force - air force; regiment - Royal Canadian Air Force; unit - 550 (RAF) Sqdn; son of John and Anna Gruza Klementoski of Preston; commemorated on page 531 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance; burial information: Brookwood Military Cemetery Surrey, United Kingdom; grave reference: 50.I.1.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2173] Find A Grave, Flight Sergeant ( Air Gnr. ) Walter John Klementoski ( - 1945) - Find A Grave Memorial. (2017). Findagrave.com. Retrieved 15 September 2017, from https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=17664623.