John Richard Griffin

Poppy - Lest We Forget

Rank and Honours: Flight Sergeant R/85633

Air Observer

Unit(s): RCAF, seconded to RAF squadron
Next of Kin/Parents: Mr. John Joseph and Mrs. Bridget Griffin
Date of Birth:
Enlisted: 1918
Date of Death (& Place): July 13, 1942

Of  injuries in a combat mission?

Burial Information: July 18, 1942

In England?

Further Personal Information Roll of honor

War memorial. More/Fisher Slype-

St. Michael’s College

War memorial outside chapel

St. Michael’s College School

 

Note: memorial plaque would indicate he attended De La Salle college

Roll of honor CYB 1945-46 pg. 9

Registered/attended SMC arts I, 1935-36Rec’D “Wings” Oct 1941, overseas Nov. 1941 as above rank

ACF shows burial info above

Details have been verified from the following sources: UofT memorial book 1939-45, pg. 26
See Also: Canadian Virtual War Memorial