Flight Sergeant (Pilot)McCRACKEN, JOHN DAVID

Service Number 748004

Died 20/07/1941

Aged 20

249 Sqdn.
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Son of David and Ella Margery McCracken, of Morro Velho, Minas Geraes, Brazil.

Inscription

GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS

Buried at MALTA (CAPUCCINI) NAVAL CEMETERY

Location: Malta
Number of casualties: 1088

Cemetery/memorial reference: Prot. Sec. (Men's). Plot F. Grave 52.

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CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.