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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Gerald Augustine Byrne

In memory of:

Ordinary Seaman Gerald Augustine Byrne

June 12, 1942

Military Service

Service Number:

C/JX 315673




Royal Navy


H.M.S. Grove

Additional Information

Son of James and Maria Byrne, of Bell Island, Newfoundland.

Commemorated on Page 149 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Kent, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

65, 1.


The Chatham Naval Memorial overlooks the town of Chatham and is approached by a steep path from the Town Hall Gardens.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Gerald Byrne– Gerald in his uniform
  • Monument– Monument in Bell Island, Newfoundland where Gerald is commemorated.
  • Plaque– This plaque is located in the Royal Canadian Legion, Bell Island, Newfoundland.

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