CRGS Cenotaph Project - William Muir A Work in Progress


Service Personnel Information 19391945

Address on Enrollment:Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada
Birthplace:Bellshill, Scotland
Date of Birth: 5 April 1917
Next of Kin:Stewart Muir (father) & Jeannie (Graham) Muir (mother)
Racial Origin: Canadian Citizen, Scottish
Marital Status: Single at time of Attestation
22 May 1943 - Married Irene Farina Steeves at Edmonton, Alberta with permission
Trade or Calling: Bank Accountant
Previous Service in a Military Force:No
Date of Enlistment: 31 march 1942
City and Province of Enlistment:Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Military Service Record 19391945

Force: Royal Canadian Air Force
Unit:Number 8 Air Observer School
Rank: Flying Officer
Service Number: J/24212
Posted Overseas: No
Honours and Awards:Air Navigator's Badge; CVSM (Canadian Volunteer Service Medal) & Ribbon
Date of Death: 30 October 1944
Age (at death): 27
Country of Burial:Canada
Cemetery: Nanaimo Public Cemetery
Grave Reference: Plot 137. Range 57.
Location:Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Book of Remembrance: William Graham Muir's name can be found on page 400 of the 1944
Second World War Book of Remembrance

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