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Elwood Ernest Franklin

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Elwood Ernest Franklin

June 26, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

B/67930

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

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

Division:

'B' Sqn., 12th Armd. Regt.

Additional Information


Son of Ernest Franklin, and of Mary Franklin, of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 308 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, F, 1.

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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  • Photo of ELWOOD ERNEST FRANKLIN– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Gravestone of LCpl E.E. Franklin in the Assisi War Cemetery, Near Assisi, Italy.

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