Second Lieutenant C. F. Risteen
SAC 1909-1911

Second Lieutenant Clifford Fraser Risteen was the son of Mrs. T. T. Risteen, of 1360 Harwood St, Vancouver, British Columbia. He was related to Driver George Nevers Risteen who also died in the war. He attended St. Andrew's College from 1909 to 1911. 

He was serving with 45th Squadron, Royal Flying Corps when he was presumed to have died on Wednesday September 26th, 1917 at the age of 24 years.

He is remembered on the Arras Memorial in the Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, France. The Flying Services Memorial commemorates over 1,000 men of the Royal Naval Air Service, the Royal Flying Corps and the Royal Air Force, who have no known grave.

  • Copy of Attestation Paper (National Archives) - Front - Back
  • Canadian Virtual War Memorial Page for Clifford Risteen. This page includes a link to his commemoration on Page 580 of the First World War Book of Remembrance.