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Cyr, Arthur Joseph (Lieutenant)

Prisoner of War 1918-07-20

Male Head

Birth Date: 1891-06-15 (age 64)

Born: St Hilaire, Madawaska, New Brunswick

Honore Cyr & Virginie Guy

Lizzie Anne Lizotte

Home: Madawaska, Maine, USA

Enlistment: Meteghan, Nova Scotia; CEF, CFC, RFC&RAF

Enlistment Date: 1916-02-28

Service
RAF
Unit
46 (F) Sqn- Squadron (RFC)
Base
France
Rank
Lieutenant
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
pilot
Service Numbers
1917-09-03: seconded to the RFC 1918-05-11: to EF, 2ASD; to 46 Sqn 1918-06-16 1918-07-20: Cyr was made POW in Camel B-9273, last seen going West over Armentieres at 9,000 feet, on a bombing raid. He was repatriated 1918-12-13, relinquished his commission 1919-05-09 and was de-mobbed 1919-05-10. Cyr was a Barrister in NS, before the war.

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