Thomas Peter Scandiffio

Thomas Peter Scandiffio

Rank and Honours: WO II Observer R/102789

BA SMC 1936, 3T6

Unit(s): RCAF

Seconded to RAAF 458 sqdn (royal Australian Air Force)

Next of Kin/Parents: Mr. Raphael and Mrs. M. Scandiffio
Pilot Officer Michaels Francis Scandiffio (brother- KIA 15 July, 1944)
Date of Birth: 17 April 1912
Date of Death (& Place): 16 June 1943

In action Middle East/Egypt. Lost over the Mediterranean Sea

Age: 31
Burial Information: Name inscribed on Al Alamein War Memorial, Egypt

No known grave

Further Personal Information Roll of Honour

War Memorial More/ Fisher Slype. St. Michael’s College War Memorial outside Chapel

St. Michael’s College School


Honour roll CYB 1945-46. Also 1944- pg. 10

UofT Registrar’s list of deceased- 1949

High School- 4 years De La Salle; 1 year Jarvis Collegiate

Graduation picture CYB 1936, pg. 65

Details have been verified from the following sources: UofT Memorial book 1939-1945 pg. 62. Picture 9th page, middle


Note: some files show Mrs. R. Scandiffio- probably refers to Mr. Scandiffio’s given name (Raphael). Custom dictated wife would use husband’s initials in form of address.

See Also: Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Canadian Virtual War Memorial