In memory of

Leading Aircraftman

Roger Casement Healy

who died on 18 Feb 1945

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Service details
  Conflict WWII
  Service RCAF
  Unit Royal Canadian Air Force
  Rank Leading Aircraftman
  Service number R61318
  Date of death 19450218
  Cause of death accidental death
Narrative history
  R61318 Leading Aircraftman (RCAF aero engine mechanic) Roger Casement Healy (b.1920) of Radville died 19450218 and is buried at Stonefall cemetery, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England. Healy was accidentally drowned in the River Ouse, Yorkshire. He was the son of Thomas Henry (Tom) and Ethel May (Mercer) Healy who came from Québec and Michigan respectively. Roger was born at Kipling, educated at Radville and was studying auto mechanics at Balfour Tech when he enlisted at Regina in 1940.
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  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 38 - Laurier
  Cemetery or memorial location Stonefall cemetery, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England    

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  Honour roll location(s) Radville
  Geo-memorial Healy Island, Saskatchewan     
  Geo-memorial location 55.4°N / 104.1333°W
  Geo-memorial NTS map reference 73P8
  Geo-memorial details In the Churchill River east of Nistowiak Lake. The town of Radville named streets after its boys who fell in the war, and in 1957 Ethel wrote quite proudly to the director of surveys to tell him that she lived on Healy St.
Personal information
  Date of birth 19200504
  Place of birth Kipling    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19400420
  Place of enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Radville    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation student
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