Russell Munn Almas

Russell Munn Almas

05 Jan 1918 - 21 November 1944

Nationality: Canadian
Country of Service: Canada
Branch of Service: Royal Canadian Air Force
Unit: 429 Squadron
Final Rank: Pilot Officer
Dates Served: 27 Apr 1942 - 21 Nov 1944
Where Served: England, North-West Europe
Comments: Killed in action after being shot down by a JU88 night fighter while on a 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.
Here is a copy of Russell Munn Almas' service file. Book of Remembrance, Peace Tower, Ottawa View the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Commemoration
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