Russell Munn Almas

05 Jan 1918 - 21 November 1944

Country: Canada

Branch: Air Force

Rank: Pilot Officer

Comments: Served with 429 Squadron.
Killed in action on mission over Castrop-Rauxel in the Ruhr Valley 5 miles North North West of Dortmund.
Promoted to Pilot Officer on 20 November 1944, the day before his death. He never knew of the promotion.

Book of Remembrance, Peace Tower, Ottawa

View the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Commemoration


4th & 3rd great grandson of Johan Adam Young First cousin 1 x removed of David Almas, Douglas Almas, and Arthur William Stewart, CD.
3rd & 2nd great grandson of Daniel Young First cousin 2 x removed of John Purnell.
Second great grandson of Christopher Almas First cousin 3 x removed of Rachel Jane Smith, and Elizabeth Anne Sneyd
Great-grandson of David Almas, Sr.. 4th & 3rd great grand nephew of David Young, Henry Young, and John Young.
First cousin of Robert Joseph James Almas. 3rd & 2nd great grand nephew of Peter Young.
First cousin of wife of Roy Bradt, MM. 3rd cousin of Ernest Norval Almas.


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