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Robert Franklin Cavers Rank: Warrant Officer Class II Military Service: Royal Canadian Air Force Service Number: R/97637 Date of Birth: April 23, 1916 Place of Birth: Appleton, Ontario, Date of Enlistment: March 14, 1941 Place of Enlistment: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Age: 26 Son of Thomas Edgar and Bessie May (nee McNabb) Cavers, of Almonte, Ontario. Brother of Harold, Melville and Agnes. Citation: 1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star, War Medal 1939-45, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and Clasp. Date of Death: March 23, 1943 Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada Cemetery: Carleton Place United Cemeteries; Ontario, Canada Grave Reference: St. Fillans Section, Lot 20. Commemorated on Page 145 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on March 27 Also see: March 23, 1943 - Crash RCAF Station Yarmouth Sources and Information: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Veterans Affairs Canada
Robert Franklin Cavers