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Chisolm, John Foster (Captain)

Prisoner of War 1918-09-26

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Birth Date: 1896-08-03 (age 87)

Born: Westmount, Quebec

William Craig Chisholm & Gertrude Dorland Foster

Kathleen Darling Chisholm

Home: Montreal, Quebec

Service
RAF
Unit
218 (B) Sqn- Squadron (RNAS)
Base
France
Rank
Captain
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
1918-04-21: posted to 218Sqn 1918-09-26: Chisolm was missing in DH-9, D-3271; when he appeared to be hit by AA fire on a bombing raid to Bruges. He fired a white light and was last seen heading east at 7,000 feet near Zeebrugge. His air-gunner, Sgt Robert John Williams, (British) was also missing. Chisholm was reported as POW, repatriated 1918-11-15.
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