Johnston Sherman Ferris Image

Name

Warrant Officer Class II Johnston Sherman Ferris

Born

1919-12-31

From

Occupation

Farmer

Religion

Baptist

Death

1943-10-22

Where Died

Voerden, Westphalia, Germany

Killed

Killed in Action

Cemetery

Hanover War Cemetery, Germany

Awards

1939-1946 Star, Air Crew Europe Star, Defence Medal, War Medal, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal with Clasp, Air Gunner Badge

Monument







Service Record 1


Regimental Number

R129539

Highest Rank

Warrant Officer Class II

Conflict

Battalion

Company

78 Squadron

Enlistment Date

1941



Artefacts, Photographs & Resources

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Notes

Son of John Ferris & Abby Symon. Known by his middle name, Sherman.




Sources & Links

a) Bruce County Historical Society military project, A2016.007.001h; b) Ancestry. com - WWII Service Files of War Dead, 1939-1947
c) Royal Canadian Legion, Ontario Command. “Military service recognition book, volume II.” Fenety Marketing, 2015. Print.
d) BCM&CC archival collection, A2010.136.002.
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
- Book of Remembrance
- Canadian Virtual War Memorial