Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Frederick William Drewry

In memory of
Captain
Frederick William Drewry
December 7, 1944

Military Service:

Age:
23
Force:
Army
Unit:
Royal Canadian Horse Artillery
Honours and Awards:
Military Cross

Additional Information:

Son of Lt.-Col. Frederick R. Drewry and Margaret V. Drewry, of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 294 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
CORIANO RIDGE WAR CEMETERY , Italy
Grave Reference:
XIII, B, 5.
Location:
CORIANO RIDGE WAR CEMETERY is 3.5 kilometres west of Riccione, a seaside resort on the Adriatic coast, and is reached by turning west off the main Rimini/Riccione road about 1 kilometre north-west of Riccione. In the town of Riccione is a sign leading to the Coriano Ridge War Cemetery. Carry on in the direction of Coriano until a 'T' junction is reached. Turn left and after a short distance the Cemetery will be found on the right-hand side. The cemetery is permanently open and may be visited outside the working hours of the local gardening staff, but will be unmanned.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Coriano Ridge War Cemetery
  • Photo of Frederick Drewry – Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping – From the Calgary Herald. Submitted for the Project, Operation: Picture Me

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