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Leonard Kenneth Murray

In memory of:

Lieutenant Leonard Kenneth Murray

October 15, 1944

Italy

Military Service


Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Three Rivers Regiment, R.C.A.C.

Division:

12 Armd. Regt.

Additional Information


Born:

June 28, 1919
La Tuque, Quebec

Enlistment:

August 7, 1942
Montreal South, Quebec

Son of William Reginald and Louise Lord Murray, of Montreal, Province of Quebec.

Commemorated on Page 402 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I, E, 8.

Location:

SANTERNO VALLEY WAR CEMETERY is about 32 kilometres south-west of Imola and a little south of the main road from Imola to Fiorenzuola. Imola is a town on the main road halfway between Bologna and Forli. Leave the highway A1 at Roncobilacchio and proceed in the direction of Futa - Fiorenzuola. Go past Fiorenzuola and carry on towards Imola. The SANTERNO VALLEY WAR CEMETERY, which is approximately 13 kilometres further on, will be seen on top of the hill 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. The local gardening staff working hours are as follows:
From first Monday in April:
Monday to Thursday: 07.30 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 16.45
Friday: 07.30 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 15.30
From first Monday in October:
Monday to Thursday: 08.00 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 16.00
Friday: 08.00 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 15.00.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Leonard Murray– In Memory of the members of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) who went to war and did not return. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Photo of LEONARD KENNETH MURRAY– From the Montreal Gazette. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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