Lay, William Robert

Bill was born in Quebec, June 29, 1920. After graduating from Grade 12, he attended Edmonton Normal 1939-40. He taught one year ay Annellen.
In 1941 he enlisted in the army, spending two years in the Dental Corps. In May, 1943, he was taking part in a raid on Munster when his plane was shot down. Bill’s many friends will always remember his quick wit, obliging nature and dramatic ability.
Source: Beaverlodge High Year Book 1947-48 p.25
Beaverlodge to the Rockies p25

Birth Place: Danville, Quebec
Residence: Beaverlodge, Alberta
Service Number: J42183
Force: Air
Regiment: Royal Canadian Air Force
Rank: Flying Officer
Killed in Action: March 25, 1945
Notes: Son of Harold R. and Evelyn I. Lay, of Beaverlodge, Alberta, Canada.