Raymond Ernest Vaupel Image

Name

Pilot Officer Raymond Ernest Vaupel

Born

1917-03-31

From

Aylesbury, SK

Occupation

Newspaper work

Death

1942-07-31

Where Died

Tobruk, Libya

Killed

Killed in Action

Monument

1.Alamein Memorial, Egypt 2.Port Elgin Cenotaph






Service Record 1


Regimental Number

J/7436

Highest Rank

Pilot Officer

Conflict

Battalion

Company

Squadron 148

Enlisted

Enlistment Date

1940-11-18



Artefacts, Photographs & Resources

Visit the Online Collections of the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre through the link below, for more information and artefacts related to this soldier.


Online Collections Link




Notes

Raymond was killed after one day of fighting while on a mission to bomb the port facilities at Tobruk.




Sources & Links

Macri, Franco David. “Port Elgin’s War.” Franco David Macri, 2015. Print.
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission