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Aitken, Cameron (Warrant Officer)

Prisoner of War Japan 1943-07-23

Male Head

Birth Date: 1915-09-06 (age )

Born: Salmon Arm, British Columbia, Canada

Home: Vancouver, British Columbia

Service
RAF
Unit
17 BG- Bomber Group (USAAF)
Rank
Warrant Officer
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
Service Numbers
541017
Held in Java, experienced many recurring bouts of malaria. Media has him returning to Canada on board the "Empress of Scotland" on 27 November 1945 (RAF Commands)

Attached to 17 BG, USAAF in Java, PoW Batavia (wwrsimon at www.rafcommands; www.mansell.com/pow_resources), RAF 541017, later RCAF R/225913 Paul Squires

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