Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William John Anderson

In memory of
Lance Sergeant
William John Anderson
September 22, 1944

Military Service:

Service Number:
M/65756
Force:
Army
Unit:
Calgary Highlanders, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information:

Son of Charles Carson Anderson and of Rosalie Anderson (nee Willier), of Driftpile, Alberta.

Commemorated on Page 237 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
BERGEN-OP-ZOOM CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY , Netherlands
Grave Reference:
7. D. 6.
Location:
BERGEN-OP-ZOOM CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY is located 39 Km north west of Antwerp and 19 Km after passing the Border into the Netherlands. The N11 connects Antwerp to Bergen op Zoom via Kapellen, Pulte, Hoogerheide and finally on to Bergen op Zoom. On reaching Bergen op Zoom railway station turn right onto the Stationsplein and after 200 M turn right onto the Bredastraat. Follow this road for 500 M where it becomes Wouwsestraatweg and carry straight on for 2.5 kilometres. The street name has now changed to the Ruytershoveweg and the BERGEN-OP-ZOOM CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY can be found on the left of this street. Steps into cemetery (not suitable for wheelchairs).

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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