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FO Mervin Leverne McEachern

FO Mervin Leverne McEachern

Birth
Kinistino, Prince Albert Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada
Death 29 Nov 1954 (aged 21)
Germany
Burial Choloy-Menillot, Departement de Meurthe-et-Moselle, Lorraine, France
Plot Section 6 - Row A - Grave 13
Memorial ID 97808665 · View Source
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F/O M.L. McEachern was a pilot with 422 Squadron at 4 (F) Wing, Baden-Soellingen, Germany, was killed when the engine of his F-86 Sabre aircraft failed on landing approach.

Military Service:-
Rank: Flying Officer
Trade: pilot
Service Number: 43943
Age: 21
Force: Royal Canadian Air Force
Unit: 422 Squadron, 4 (F) Wing, Baden-Soellingen, Germany

Additional Information:-
Date and Place of Enlistment: November 4, 1952 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Son of Neil and Ester McEachern of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada. Husband of Jonina (née Eliasson), Gimli, Manitoba. Brother of Lyle, Clifford, Lloyd, Fern and Joan McEachern.

Commemorated on Page 58 of the 'In the Service of Canada' Book of Remembrance.

F/O M. L. McEACHERN is one of 107 airmen's names inscribed on the Honour Roll on the Sabre Pilots Memorial at RCAF Memorial Museum in Trenton, Ontario, Canada; the unveiling ceremony of the Sabre Pilots Memorial took place on 19 June 1998.


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  • Created by: SJ Hearn
  • Added: 26 Sep 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 97808665
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for FO Mervin Leverne McEachern (8 May 1933–29 Nov 1954), Find A Grave Memorial no. 97808665, citing Choloy War Cemetery, Choloy-Menillot, Departement de Meurthe-et-Moselle, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by SJ Hearn (contributor 46864594) .