Pilot Officer Louis Alexander Ouellette was a Canadian officer of the Royal Canadian Air Force who died during the Second World War.
He was born on 2 March 1922, the son of Philias P. and Charlotte A. Ouellette, of Windsor, Ontario.
Ouellette, serving as a pilot in 138 Squadron, died on 9 November 1944, when his Short Stirling (LK198) was lost at sea while engaged on Operation 'Puffin 2', a Special Operations Executive mission to occupied Norway. He was one of four Canadians who formed the aircraft's seven-man crew.
He has no known grave and is commemorated by the Runnymede Memorial.
- ↑ Aircraft lost on Allied Forces Special Duty Operations, p. 450, harringtonmuseum.org.uk. Retrieved 20 October 2012.
- ↑ Chorley, W.R. (1992), Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War: Aircraft and crew losses: 1944, p. 482.
- Ouellette, Louis Alexander, collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 20 October 2012.