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John Smith Berry

In memory of:

Private John Smith Berry

October 5, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

B/72743

Force:

Army

Unit:

48th Highlanders of Canada

Additional Information


Son of Peter and Elizabeth Berry. Husband of Margaret Berry, of Mimico, ON..

Commemorated on Page 249 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:

I, C, 7.

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.

Digital Collection

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  • Memorial– St. Andrew's Church (Presbyterian), 73 Simcoe Street, Toronto
  • Badge– In memory of the members of the 48th Highlanders of Canada who went to war and did not come home. Submitted on behalf of the 48th Highlanders Museum, 73 Simcoe St. Toronto, ON
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star October 20th 1944. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star October 20th 1944. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Coriano Ridge War Cemetery

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