May 13, 1920 - December 1, 1987
Joseph Harold Meraw was noted in the 440 Squadron Diaries on August 8, 1944. He replaced Flying Officer Hattie. His first operational flight was August 18, 1944. His last operational flight was September 20, 1944. He was a Warrant Officer I.
From Mrs. Meraw's obituary: MERAW: Dorothy - A resident of Cedar Springs, and formerly of Great Britain, Dorothy Meraw peacefully entered into rest with her family at her side on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at the age of 94. Born in Bridekirk, Great Britain, and raised in Annan, Scotland, Dorothy met her husband Joseph fatefully during the Second World War. Joseph served as a fighter pilot with the R.C.A.F. and Dorothy served with the heavy anti-aircraft division of the W.A.T.S. Dorothy and Joseph were married and returned to Canada after the war. Joseph predeceased Dorothy in 1987. Loving and devoted mother of Stephen Meraw (Supanat) of Zepher Hills, FL, Susan Klinck (Bob) of McGregor, Michael Meraw (Dorothy) of Windsor and Patrick Meraw (Julia) of Cedar Springs.