F/O Joe Latremouille RCAF, KIA Mar 11/45 while flying in Lancaser
X, KB 834, coded WL-Y
from 434 Squadron.
Also killed was F/Lt R. Fern RCAF, Pilot
P/O W. Jones RAF, Flight
F/Lt A. Rowe DFC RCAF, Navigator
F/O T. Copeland RCAF, Bomb
F/O G. ScottRCAF, Mid-upper
F/O J. Marceau POW, RCAF, Rear guner,
was the only survivor after they were hit by flak and crashing into
the target area shortly after
completing the bomb run.
Rowe, Copeland, and Latremouille all flew with the Clinton crew in 425
and 432 Squadrons before starting
their second tour with 434 Squadron. Marceau was also on his
second tour after completing his first tour with 425 Squadron.
Photo graciously supplied by Fred Carter, cousin of F/O Latremouille.