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Flying Officer Richard Walter Russell - Pilot

Flying Officer Russell (Serial # 90326) was from Toronto, Ontario and was ki
lled 29 November 1953 at age 20.  He was the son of Harold Walter and Elenor (nee Lee) Russell of Toronto, Ontario.

He is commemorated on Page 36 of the 'In the Service of Canada' Book of Remembrance.  CLICK HERE TO VIEW PAGE

F/O Russell was killed during a beacon approach to Downsview in poor weather. His Vampire aircraft crashed into Lake Ontario near Whitby, ON.

F/O Russell’s burial location is unknown.

Guest Book for F/O W.R. Russell

Messages Received for F/O W.R. Russell

Bill Bishop,
20 Jul 2011, 01:48