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Cowan, John William Cannel (Flight Sergeant)

Died 1942-August-23

Birth Date: 1923 (age 19)

Son of Vernon Colston Cowan and Dorothy Kate Cowan, of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Home: Vancouver, British Columbia

Service
RCAF
Unit
58 Sqn- Squadron (RAF)
Alis Nocturnis (On the wings of the night)
Rank
Flight Sergeant
Marshal
Air Chief MarshalA/C/M
Air MarshalA/M
Air Vice MarshalA/V/M
Air CommodoreA/C
Group CaptainG/C
Wing CommanderW/C
Squadron LeaderS/L
Flight LieutenantF/L
Flying OfficerF/O
Pilot OfficerP/O
Warrant Officer 1st ClassWO1
Warrant Officer 2nd ClassWO2
Flight SergeantFS
SergeantSGT
CorporalCPL
Senior AircraftmanSAC
Leading AircraftmanLAC
Aircraftman 1st ClassAC1
Aircraftman 2nd ClassAC2
Position
Wireless Air Gunner
Service Numbers
R/74781
58 Squadron (Alis Noctumis) FS Cowan was accidentally drowned at Mawganporth, Cornwall.

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58 Sqn- Squadron (RAF) Alis Nocturnis

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