Birkland, Henry J.
- Date of birth:
- August 16th, 1917 (Caldwell/Manitoba, Canada)
- Date of death:
- March 31st, 1944 (Sagan, Germany)
- Buried on:
- Commonwealth War Graves Poznan
Plot: 7. Row: C. Grave: 3.
- Service number:
- Canadian (1931-present, Constitutional Monarchy)
Flight lieutenant Henry Birkland was taken prisoner of war in 1941. He was executed by the Gestapo on 31 March 1944 after a failed escape attempt during the 'Great Escape' from Stalag Luft III.
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