Portrait Photograph of John Allingham Watson, c.1943

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A black and white portrait photograph of John Allingham Watson in uniform.
John Allingham Watson (1919-1944) was born at Whitby on April 25, 1919 and was a resident of Port Whitby. In the Second Wold War he was a member of the Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Highlanders, R.C.I.C. He was killed in action at Normandy, France on July 25, 1944.

Private John Allingham Watson's name is listed at pg. 473 of the Books of Remembrance of the Second World War - 1944. His remains are at BRETTEVILLE-SUR-LAIZE CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY Calvados, France.

This photograph also appears on the front of the thirteenth leaf of Alex Brown's album. There are four photos on this leaf. The top left photo is of Bill Foster. The top right photo is of Jim McIvor. The bottom left photo is of Harold Bratley and bottom right photo is of John Watson.
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Width: 10 cm
Height: 12 cm
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Image Width: 10cm
Image Height: 12cm
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
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Scanned from copy negative
Whitby Public Library
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405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Portrait Photograph of John Allingham Watson, c.1943

A black and white portrait photograph of John Allingham Watson in uniform.