In memory of

Leading Aircraftman

Leonard Harold Davidson

who died on 21 Aug 1942

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Service details
  Conflict WWII
  Service RCAF
  Unit No. 3 Air Observer School, Royal Canadian Air Force
  Rank Leading Aircraftman
  Service number R120744
  Date of death 19420821
  Cause of death died in a training accident
Narrative history
  R120744 Leading Aircraftman (RCAF observer) Leonard Harold Davidson (b.1910) of Regina died 19420821 and is buried in the soldiers' plot at Regina cemetery. Davidson's Anson crashed into the Chapleau Lakes near Candiac while on a night navigation exercise from No. 3 Air Observer School, Regina. He was the son of John Andrew (Jack) and Alice (Watts) Davidson and left a wife Muriel Kathleen (Boswell) and children Juanita and Richard at Indian Head. Leonard attended Haultain school and Balfour Tech and was working at Simpson's mail order department when he enlisted.
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Additional information
  Links to other web pages Memorial - Simpson's

  Pages on our Blog No. 3 AOS & No. 15 EFTS, Regina

Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 159 - Sherwood
  Cemetery or memorial location Regina cemetery    

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  Honour roll location(s) Regina
  Geo-memorial Davidson Coulee, Saskatchewan     
  Geo-memorial location 53.0333°N / 109.5°W
  Geo-memorial NTS map reference 73F4
  Geo-memorial details To the Battle River south of Lashburn.
Personal information
  Date of birth 19100623
  Place of birth Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19410820
  Place of enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation warehouseman
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