Terence Benedict Phelan

Terence Benedict Phelan

Rank and Honours: Flying Officer J/17869
Unit(s): RCAF

Seconded RAF 207 Sqdn –  pilot – Lancaster bomber*

Next of Kin/Parents: Mr. William Joseph and Mrs. Katherine Phelan
Mrs. Brenda Mary Phelan (Wife), Denbigshire, Wales

Mary Katherine Phelan (5 month old daughter)

Date of Birth: September 30, 1920 (Vancouver, BC)
Enlisted: July 18, 1940
Date of Death (& Place): February 21, 1945

One of 12 planes shot down during a raid on Osnabruk, Germany

Age: 24
Burial Information: Reichswald forces war cemetery, outside Kieve, Germany

Coll. Grave 24.A.1-6

Further Personal Information Roll of honor

War memorial. More/Fisher Slype- S. Michael’s College

War memorial outside chapel

St. Michael’s College School


*Crew Contained 5 RAF and 2 Canadians. This was their 31st mission

Details have been verified from the following sources:
See Also: Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Canadian Virtual War Memorial