Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Darryl James Caswell

In memory of
Private
Darryl James Caswell
June 11, 2007
Kandahar, Afghanistan

Military Service:

Age:
25
Force:
Army
Unit:
The Royal Canadian Dragoons
Citation(s):
Sacrifice Medal (posthumous)

Additional Information:

Born:
July 31, 1981 Bowmanville, Ontario

Son of Paul and Step Mother Christine Caswell. Son of Darlene Cushman. Step brother of Logan and brother of Jolene Cushman. The City of Bowmanville honoured Private Caswell by naming a street after him.

Commemorated on Page 225 of the In the Service of Canada Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
OTTAWA (BEECHWOOD) CEMETERY ; Ontario, Canada
Grave Reference:
N/A
Location:
OTTAWA (BEECHWOOD) CEMETERY contains 98 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and 113 from the Second World War. Many of the graves are in the two veterans plots, where there is also a Cross of Sacrifice dedicated to all service casualties buried in the cemetery. The OTTAWA CREMATION MEMORIAL is in a shelter adjoining the newer of the veterans plots in the cemetery and commemorates 26 Second World War servicmen whose remains were cremated elsewhere in Canada and the U.S.A.

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  • War Memorial – Tpr Darry Caswell is commemorated on the war memorial at Bowmanville, ON.

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  • Inscription – Tpr Darry Caswell is commemorated on the war memorial at Bowmanville, ON.

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  • Photo of Darryl James Caswell – Trooper Darryl James Caswell, The Royal Canadian Dragoons.
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  • Kandahar Airfield Memorial – Kandahar, Afghanistan
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  • Kandahar Airfield Memorial – Kandahar, Afghanistan
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  • Kandahar Airfield Memorial – Kandahar, Afghanistan
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  • Memorial Plaque – Kandahar, Afghanistan
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  • Caswell Street Dedication Ceremony – The Bowmanville Branch of the Royal Canadian Legion held a ceremony to dedicate a street to Darryl Caswell, a Canadian soldier killed in Afghanistan.  At the servcie are (from left) John Johnston, Fred Brown, Art Daigle, Caswell's brother Logan Caswell, his dad Paul Caswell and stepmother Christine Caswell, alongside Legionnaires John Greenfield, Frank Dollo, Paul Pressick and Roger Leetooze.
(Permission to use photograph provided by Paul Caswell)
  • Memorial – TSE Memorial

Theatre Support Element, Persian Gulf
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  • Memorial – TSE Memorial

Theatre Support Element, Persian Gulf
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  • Memorial – TSE Memorial

Theatre Support Element, Persian Gulf
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  • Memorial – TSE Memorial

Theatre Support Element, Persian Gulf
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  • Memorial Plaque – Theatre Support Element, Persian Gulf
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  • Darryl Caswell Way – Darryl Caswell Way

Street named in memory of Darryl Caswell
Liberty Crossing
Bowmanville, ON
Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Grave Marker – National Military Cemetery (Beechwood)
Ottawa, ON
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  • Memorial – Memorial


Tpr Darryl Caswell is commemorated on the RCAC Memorial, Worthington Park, CFB Borden ON.

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  • Inscription – Tpr Darryl Caswell is commemorated on the RCAC Memorial, Worthington Park, CFB Borden ON.

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