Canadian Virtual War Memorial

James Vincent O'Leary

In memory of
Private
James Vincent O'Leary
December 7, 1944

Military Service:

Service Number:
C/28754
Age:
25
Force:
Army
Unit:
Royal Canadian Army Service Corps

Additional Information:

Son of John Francis and Carmel O'Leary, of Pembroke, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 408 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:
5. G. 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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  • Entrance – Entrance - Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery - May 2015 … Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cemetery – Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery - May 2015 … Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Grave Marker – Grave marker - Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery - May 2015 … Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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