WW1 Memorial Plaque to a Canadian Pilot, Royal Naval Air Service, KIA
Edmund Victor Joseph Grace
When Edmond Victor Joseph Grace was born on April 3rd, 1896, in Montréal, Quebec, his father, James, was 34 and his mother, Anne, was 30. He had two sisters. He studied Applied Science at McGill University 1915-16. He joined The Royal Naval Air Service and was a pilot in No. 10 Squadron. He was shot down whilst on patrol over Ypes and was killed on September 19, 1917, at the age of 21, and was buried in Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France. His brother in law's Military Cross / Memorial Cross medal group is also listed currently, he was the brother to Callista Grace who married Samuel Arthur Hutchinson.
Plaque is EF, comes in the original cardboard case with transmittal slip,