Grimsby Newspapers
Bridgman, Donald (Died on 9 Oct 1943)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 14 Oct 1943, p. 5

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Flying Officer Donald Bridgman, son of Rev. Charles Bridgman, a native of Winona, who served many years in the China mission fields, is reported to have died of injuries suffered on air operations overseas October 9. The information was received by the young airman's parents who now reside in Toronto. F.O. Bridgman is a nephew of John Bridgman of Winona. Born in China 21 years ago, the young airman came to Canada in 1940 to complete the study of medicine at the University of Toronto. A year later, he entered the R.C.A.F., earning his wings at Rivers, Man., in July 1941. He was commissioned in Canada and promoted to the rank of flying officer overseas. He was an observer and had been on operations many months.

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14 Oct 1943
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9 Oct 1943
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Bridgman, Donald (Died on 9 Oct 1943)