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Crowther, William (Lieutenant)

Prisoner of War Died 1917-11-01

Birth Date: 1896-09-25 (age 21)

Born: Calgary, Alberta

W. H. & Margaret Crowther

unmarried

Home: Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

Service
RFC
Unit
10 Sqn- Squadron (RFC)
Base
France
Rank
Lieutenant
Position
observer/gunner
Service Numbers
Crowther enlisted in the 2nd Central Ontario Regiment and was later attached to the RFC. He was shot down by an enemy aircraft on 1917-10-31 and died as a POW 2 days later. His pilot, 2Lt William Davidson (British) also died in the crash. Neither body was found. Grave Marker at Christ Church Anglican Cemetery, McNab, Niagara Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada

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