Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Joseph Jean Maurice Chagnon

In memory of:

Corporal Joseph Jean Maurice Chagnon

December 25, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

D/41195

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal 22e Regiment, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of Napoleon and Alida Chagnon, of St. Hyacinthe, Province of Quebec, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 270 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

XIV, G, 6.

Location:

CORIANO RIDGE WAR CEMETERY is 3.5 kilometres west of Riccione, a seaside resort on the Adriatic coast, and is reached by turning west off the main Rimini/Riccione road about 1 kilometre north-west of Riccione. In the town of Riccione is a sign leading to the Coriano Ridge War Cemetery. Carry on in the direction of Coriano until a 'T' junction is reached. Turn left and after a short distance the Cemetery will be found on the right-hand side. The cemetery is permanently open and may be visited outside the working hours of the local gardening staff, but will be unmanned.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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