John Grant MacKenzie Image

Name

Squadren Leader John Grant MacKenzie

Born

1909-06-03

From

Occupation

Medical Doctor

Death

1943-09-04

Where Died

Gander, NL

Killed

After taking off and climbing, the plane (Liberator 589 D) suddenly crashed into Gander Lake. His was the only body recovered.

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Service Record 1


Regimental Number

C/12929

Highest Rank

Squadren Leader

Conflict

Enlistment Date

1941-05-**



Notes

At the time of his death, Dr. MacKenzie was on a special research mission. He was the only passenger on the flight.




Sources & Links

Rutledge, Jim. “The Men of Huron: A Book of Honour and Remembrance, 1939-1946.” Goderich: J. Rutledge, 2009.

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