Canadian Virtual War Memorial
In memory of
July 24, 1944
Sydney, Nova Scotia
- Service Number:
- Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service
- H.M.C.S. Protector
- October 26, 1924 Carbondale, Alberta
- July 3, 1943 Edmonton, Alberta
Daughter of of Charles and Pearl Rich (1968 National Memorial (Silver) Cross Mother), of Vancouver, British Columbia.
- EDMONTON (BEECHMOUNT) CEMETERY ; Alberta, Canada
- Grave Reference:
- Block 206. Grave 11.
- During the 1939-1945 War, Canadian Infantry troops were stationed at Edmonton. No.13 Vocational Training School was set up and the airfield formed a link in the North-West Staging Route. Most of the war graves lie in Blocks 206 and 208. The cemetery also contains a Cross of Sacrifice. There are now 5 First World War and over 70 Second World War casualties commemorated in this site.
Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
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