Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Marie Cecile Dussio

In memory of:

Lieutenant (Nursing Sister) Marie Cecile Dussio

August 2, 1946

Rome, Italy

Military Service


Age:

34

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps

Additional Information


Born:

March 17, 1912
Saint-Grégoire-le-Grand, Québec

Enlistment:

October 28, 1940
Montreal, Québec

Daughter of Léona Levesque of 4363, rue DeLorimier, Montréal, Québec. Before the war, she worked at Hopital Notre-Dame in Montreal, Quebec.

While on the front lines in Italy, she met her fiancé, Marcel Dussio who was born in Italy. Dussio was a member of the Royal 22e Régiment during the Second World War.

Listen to an interview of Nursing Sister Dussio (Nee Levesque), please consult this link: Lieutenant Marie-Cecile Levesque, (only available in French).

Commemorated on Page 584 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ROME (VERANO) COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Italy

Grave Reference:

III. 166-140. Family vault

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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