|Rank and Honours:||Pilot officer – (P.O. probationary 10 Aug. 1940- as I appeared in ‘London” Gazette 3 Sept 1940) Note 1|
|Next of Kin/Parents:||Dr. James Freeborn Mikes
This informer SMCS registrars records
|Date of Birth:||1914 (For James F McKee at SMCS in 1934/36)|
|Further Personal Information||The above info cannot be corroborated as being the James F. McKee from St. Michael’s College/School. It seems, if you search the name, that there were/are quite a number of boys/men who carry the full name both in North America and the UK.
Therefore the above is only an educated guess!
|Details have been verified from the following sources:||Note 1: there is no listing in VAC/CWGC records for a James F. McKee
School Honour Rolls in CYB. ‘The Thurible’ has listings for: James F. McKee FO (Flying Officer) in years 1944; 1945. Not in 1946. When shown (once only) cause of death reads “in an accident” – no date or location. Shows unit as RCAF.
List of KIAs by class year (and attended it seems only 1 year in 1935/36 year- in ‘5B’ – at age of 22)
– Does not appear in “Roll of Service” CYB 1944 nor in “by class year” list of KIAs’
|See Also:||Commonwealth War Graves Commission|