Pilot Officer (Pilot)PURNEY, ELVIN CURTIS

Service Number J/19590

Died 28/05/1944

Aged 24

550 (R.A.F.) Sqdn
Royal Canadian Air Force

Son of Alexander Elvin Purney and Mabel Purney.

Inscription

TO LIVE IN HEARTS WE LEAVE IS NOT TO DIE

Buried at BRUSSELS TOWN CEMETERY

Location: Brussels - Capital Region, Belgium
Number of casualties: 670

Cemetery/memorial reference: Coll. grave X. 18. 29.

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Cemetery details

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.