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Sgt James Theodore Avedisian
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1917
Death: Jul. 30, 1942

Military Service
Rank: Sergeant
Trade: Wireless Operator/Air Gunner
Service Number: R/66434
Age: 24
Force: Air Force
Unit: Royal Canadian Air Force
Division: 149 RAF Squadron

Additional Information:-
Born in Brantford, Ontario, Canada.

Son of Michael and Mary Avedisian of Brantford. He attended Central School and Brantford Collegiate and was a member of Central School's Skylark Club.

Sergeant James Avedisian served with the 149 East India (Fortis Nocte) Squadron . His Stirling aircraft R 9161 was shot down while returning from a raid over Saarbrucken, Germany, and crashed near Regniowez, France. The other Canadian in the crew was Flight Sergeant Ernest J. Le Blanc, age 24, from St. Joseph du Moine (near Cheticamp) Inverness County, Cape Breton,, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 56 of Canada's Second World War Book of Remembrance.
 
 
Note: Sergeant (W.Op./Air Gnr.), Royal Canadian Air Force. Age: 25.
 
Burial:
Choloy War Cemetery
Choloy-Menillot
Departement de Meurthe-et-Moselle
Lorraine, France
Plot: Coll. grave 1A. A. 1-6.
 
Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
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Sgt James Theodore Avedisian
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For Sergeant James Theodore AVEDISIAN, with gratitude.
- SJ Hearn
 Added: Aug. 17, 2014
 
 
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