Catania War Cemetery

Catania War Cemetery is not solely associated with Operation Husky. The Canadians (with the exception of Lt. George Stewart) commemorated here were members of the RCAF.

BRAY, Pilot Officer, (Pilot), GORDON PAGE, J/17673. 1435 Sqdn., Royal Canadian Air Force. 29 June 1943. Age 21. Son of William Ballentyne Bray and Mildred Irene Bray, of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Grave Reference: III. H. 4.

CAMPBELL, Flying Officer, (Navigator), EARL KENNETH, J/8598. 18 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 4 July 1943. Grave Reference: III. H. 3.

FOURNIER, Warrant Officer Class II, (Air Gunner), EDWARD FRANCIS, R/98467. 37 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 20 February 1943 to 21 February 1943. Son of Francis J. and Felicia M. Fournier, of Wayne, Michigan,. Grave Reference: I. K. 33.

GOODYEAR, Pilot Officer, (Pilot), SANDY HAROLD KENDALL, J/16701. 229 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 15 February 1943. Age 21. Son of Aubrey Charles and Flossie Bell Goodyear. A native of Newfoundland. Grave Reference: IV. L. 19.

GOSLING, Flight Lieutenant, LESLIE CYRIL, J/9359. D F C and Bar. 229 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 19 July 1943. Age 23. Son of Percy S. and Annie M. Gosling, of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Grave Reference: I. B. 19.

HUNTING, Sergeant, (Wireless Op./Air Gunner), WILLIAM KARL, R/62717. 107 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 9 October 1941. Age 20. Son of Kenneth William and Alice Maud Hunting, of Huntingville, Province of Quebec, Canada. Grave Reference: Coll. grave I. H. 19.

McARDLE, Pilot Officer, (Wireless Op./Air Gunner), CLIFFORD AUSTON M., J/18756. 221 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 27 February 1943. Grave Reference: IV. L. 36.

McLELLAN, Pilot Officer, (Wireless Operator), BRUCE HILARY, J/95052. Royal Canadian Air Force. 11 February 1945. Grave Reference: I. K. 6.

PICK, Sergeant, (Air Observer), WILLIAM ROGERS, R/61039. 40 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 5 January 1942. Grave Reference: I. K. 26.

REID, Warrant Officer Class I, (Pilot), H G, R/92101. 221 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 4 January 1944. Son of Alfred Gordon Reid and Catherine Elizabeth Reid, of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Grave Reference: Coll. grave I. H. 36-38.

STEWART, Lieutenant, GEORGE REDVERS HUDSON BANKS, 228633. 5th Bn., Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada. 23 July 1943. Age 22. Son of Redvers Buller Stewart and Mabel Banks Stewart, of Kirriemuir, Angus. Exhibitioner of Worcester College, Oxford. Grave Reference: IV. K. 29.

VANCE, Warrant Officer Class I, (Pilot), FRED RENSHAW, R/80721. 112 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 13 July 1943. Age 25. Son of Captain Deane Harold Vance, M.C., U.S.N., and Harriet Alcithe Vance, of Washington, D.C., U.S.A. Grave Reference: IV. L. 29.

WILSDON, Flying Officer, (Air Observer), RAYMOND WILLIAM, J/11243. 39 (R.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force. 12 March 1943. Age 24. Son of Walter Beverley Wilsdon and Annie Winnifred Wilsdon, of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Grave Reference: II. G. 12.