In memory of

Flight Sergeant

Clinton Melville Chute

who died on 30 May 1942

Service details
  Conflict WWII
  Service RCAF
  Unit No. 2 Service Flying Training School, Royal Canadian Air Force
  Rank Flight Sergeant
  Service number R85421
  Date of death 19420530
  Cause of death died in a training accident
Narrative history
  R85421 Flight Sergeant (RCAF pilot) Clinton Melville Chute (b.1921) of Regina died 19420530 and is buried at Ware New cemetery, Hertfordshire, England. Chute attempted a one-engine landing at Hunsdon on a training flight from No. 2 Service Flying Training School and did not make it. He was the son of Stanley and Muriel (Blair) Chute who came from South Dakota to Dauphin, Manitoba, and to Regina in 1925. Clinton graduated from Strathcona school and Balfour technical collegiate before emlisting at Regina early in 1941.
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 159 - Sherwood
  Cemetery or memorial location Ware New cemetery, Hertfordshire, England    

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  Honour roll location(s) Regina
  Geo-memorial Chute Lake, Saskatchewan     
  Geo-memorial location 53.7833°N / 107.3°W
  Geo-memorial NTS map reference 73G14
  Geo-memorial details West of Big River.
Personal information
  Date of birth 19210212
  Place of birth Dauphin, Manitoba    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19410211
  Place of enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation student
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