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William Frederick Drew

In memory of:

Lance Corporal William Frederick Drew

June 24, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

C/38257

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Ontario Regiment, R.C.A.C.

Division:

11th Armd. Regt.

Additional Information


Son of William H. and Frances A. Drew, of Claremont, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 294 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

V, E, 5.

Location:

The Assisi War Cemetery forms part of the locality of Rivotorto in the Commune of Assisi, in the Province of Perugia. From Rome, take highway A1, Rome-Milano, come off at Orte and go along the road 75 for Perugia and follow the direction signs for Assisi. Take the road to Rivotorto, and at a crossroad from which a church is visible, turn left. The Assisi War Cemetery is reached after about 500 metres .

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Gravestone of L/Cpl W.R. Drew in the Assisi War Cemetery, Near Assisi, Italy.
  • Inscription– Détails of the epitaph on the gravestone of L/Cpl W.R. Drew in the Assisi War Cemetery, Near Assisi, Italy.
  • War Memorial– Alton, Ontario cenotaph
  • Photo of William Frederick Drew– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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