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Rene Castilloux

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Rene Castilloux

January 4, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

E/57709

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal 22e Regiment, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of Francois Xavier Castilloux and Marie Louise Castilloux, Newport, Co. Gaspe, Province of Quebec, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 502 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:

XIV, G, 5.

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.

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  • Photo of RENE CASTILLOUX– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Coriano Ridge War Cemetery
  • Photo of Rene Castilloux
  • Biography– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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