Who remembers this airman?

Tomorrow is Remembrance Day.
This was posted last year when Gerald’s sister Veronica shared these pictures via his grandson Doug…

Veronica had shared more pictures of her lost brother. I will be sharing those tomorrow.

Lest We Forget

RCAF 425 Les Alouettes

Gérard Boucher

Gerald Boucher

His grand nephewDoug…

Crash ID 382
Date 25 April 1944
Location Oosterschelde
Airplane Handley Page
Type / model Halifax III
Serial number MZ573
Registration number KW-G
Group RAF Bomber Command
Squadron 425 Sqdn RAF
Base Tholthorpe

Mission Karlsruhe stad
Target Karlsruhe

Crew P/O J. R. Wells RCAF POW
Sgt J. Q. Railton POW
F/S H. R. Mooney RCAF POW
F/L C. Maddin RCAF POW
Sgt W. B. Walker POW
P/O S. G. Hunt RCAF POW
Sgt P. G. Draper RCAF EVD
F/S G. J. Boucher RCAF KIA

 

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Gerald’s class photo from Class 23 – Course 48 B&G School in Mont Joli

Collection Veronica Roy (Boucher), Gerald’s sister

Gerald-Boucher-in-uniform

A nice photo of him in uniform

Collection Veronica Roy (Boucher), Gerald’s sister

obit

Gerald’s actual obituary from the newspapers back in 1944

Collection Veronica Roy (Boucher), Gerald’s sister

Boucher G.J grave.

Gerald’s grave at Bergen Ops Zoom

And Richard Koval… on his Website…

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