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Name: Charles Gerald Boudreau Rank: Sergeant (Air Gunner) Service No.: R/62974 Service: #22 OTU RAF, Royal Canadian Air Force Date of Birth: September 9, 1916 Place of Birth: Wedgeport, Yarmouth Co., NS Date of Enlistment: October 1, 1940 Place of Enlistment: Yarmouth, NS Age at Enlistment: 23 Height: 6 feet, 6 inches Complexion: Dark Eye Color: Blue Hair Color: Black Trade: Seaman Marital Status: Single Religion: Roman Catholic Nest of Kin: Terrence Boudreau (Father) Wedgeport, Yarmouth Co., NS Date of Death: January 14, 1942 Age at Death: 25 Cemetery: Stratford-on-Avon Cemetery (England) Grave Reference: Grave 4119. The 13th name on the WWII list of the Yarmouth War Memorial Commemorated on page 59 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on February 11 Charles was the son of Terence Charles and Madeline Ann Boudreau, of Wedgeport, Yarmouth Co., NS. He was employed for six years after leaving high school with the Nova Scotia Shipping Company, Lawrence Sweeney, Yarmouth as a sailor and engineer. He left that employment to join the services. He was killed on active service at Wellesbourne, Warwickshire, January 14, 1942 the result of a flying accident.
Charles Gerald Boudreau