Service Record 1
Service Record 2
Service Record 3
Service Record 4
NotesJohn was the son of Alex Geddes of Port Elgin, ON. He was killed in a flying accident while serving in the Royal Flying Corps. His service was considered for the grant of war medals by the Royal Air Force.
Sources & Linksa) McLeod, Norman. “The History of the County of Bruce 1907-1968”, vol 2, Bruce County Historical Society, 1969. Print.
b) Royal Air Force casualty card (https://www.casualtyforms.org/form/8133)
c) Royal Air Force service record (National Archives, https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk, Record: AIR 76/179/632)
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
- Book of Remembrance
- Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Port Elgin Times, July 25, 1917, p.1
Port Elgin Times, November 14, 1917, p.1