Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Edmond Cameron Harrison

In memory of
Rifleman
Edmond Cameron Harrison
September 9, 1943
Toyko, Japan

Military Service:

Service Number:
E/29926
Age:
24
Force:
Army
Unit:
Royal Rifles of Canada, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information:

Born:
August 16, 1919 Bury, Québec
Enlistment:
July 17, 1940 Bury, Québec

Son of James Douglas and Isabel M. Harrison (1981 National Memorial (Silver) Cross Mother), of Bury, Quebec.

Brother of Argyle Clayton who died during the Second World War.

Commemorated on Page 168 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
YOKOHAMA WAR CEMETERY , Japan
Grave Reference:
Cdn. Sec. A. C. 2.
Location:
YOKOHAMA WAR CEMETERY is 9 kilometres west of the city on Yuenchi-Dori, Hodogaya Ward, which branches left off the old Tokkaido highway. The nearest railway station is Hodogaya, 5 kilometres to the north on the JNR line but the cemetery is easily reached by bus from Yokohama station.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Photo of Edmond Harrison – In memory of those who served in Hong Kong during World War 11 and did not come home. Submitted with permission on behalf of the Hong Kong Veterans Commemorative Association by Operation: Picture Me.

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