The Brydons

Scotland to Canada

Edward Dale Brydon

Edward Dale Brydon

Male 1924 - 1945  (20 years)

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  • Name Edward Dale Brydon 
    Born 15 May 1924  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Apr 1945  Lubeck, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • killed overseas while serving in the RCAF
    Buried Ohlsdorf Cemetery, Hamburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I33  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2018 

    Father Dr. William Hall Brydon,   b. 1 Dec 1879, King Twp., York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1962, Brampton, Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Ethel Dale,   b. 17 Mar 1893, Brampton, Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1943, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 29 Apr 1914  Brampton, Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Photos
    'Dale girls in lake'
    'Dale girls in lake'
    photo courtesy Robert Jenkins
    Histories
    'Sundridge cottage originals'
    'Sundridge cottage originals'
    2012 is the 100 year anniversary of the Dales, Beattys, Algies, Campbells and Brydons summer presence on Lake Bernard.

    Cropped off the right of the picture is Bill Algie's sons Mac (i218) and Harry (i216).
    First summer in Sundridge, Aug. 1912
    First summer in Sundridge, Aug. 1912
    the Dale family

    photo courtesy Robert Jenkins
    The Brampton Invasion
    The Brampton Invasion
    by James Gordon Beatty
    Albums
    Brydon - Miller family, my Brydons
    Brydon - Miller family, my Brydons (98)
    From the Ettrick Valley in Selkirkshire to Ontario in 1830.
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 May 1924 - Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Apr 1945 - Lubeck, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ohlsdorf Cemetery, Hamburg, Germany Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Ted Brydon
    ted-cockpit.JPG
    During flight training, 1943/44
    Ted Brydon
    Ted Brydon
    service portrait

    Headstones
    Brydon
    Brydon
    Edward Dale Brydon, Hamburg Cemetery
    Brydon
    Brydon
    Ted Brydon

    Histories
    Basketball team
    Basketball team
    Jack Garbutt and Ted Brydon
    also I think its Ken Jackson holding the ball

    photo courtesy Linda Garbutt
    Sunday school class
    Sunday school class
    Jack Garbutt, front right
    Ted Brydon, front left

    photo courtesy Linda Garbutt
    Ted at St. Andrews College.
    Ted at St. Andrews College.

    Uncle Ted's Diary
    Uncle Ted's Diary
    Thanks to Ethel Dale Sivell for many photos and stories, to Don and Dorothy Beatty for help putting names to faces in pictures plus more stories and Brydon Brown for copies of Ted's letters written from overseas.

    Newspapers
    95 fliers reported dead
    95 fliers reported dead
    The Toronto Star newspaper prints RCAF official casualty lists.
    Edward Brydon, previously missing, now killed

  • Notes 
    • Served in WW2, regimental number R 223069.

      The Luftwaffe buried Ted Brydon at Gnissau Cemetery. The grave was marked with a cross bearing the words, "Here lies an unknown English pilot. He died in action on 26.4.45".
      In the summer of 1947 his remains were exhumed and reburied at the Ohlsdorf Cemetery, Hamburg, Germany. A cemetery maintained by the Commonwealth War Graves commission. His gravesite can be located by looking for - Panel Number: 10A. E.12