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Harold Kenneth Hoffman

In memory of:

Private Harold Kenneth Hoffman

September 8, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

A/102926

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

Carleton and York Regiment, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of Lewis and Pearl Hoffman, of St. Thomas, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 336 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:

XIII, C, 8.

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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  • Grave marker– Photo: Kent Caldwell
  • Coriano Ridge War Cemetery
  • Photo of Harold Kenneth Hoffman– This is one of the few photographs we have of Harold.  We do not know exactly when/where/why this photo was taken.
  • Telegram– This is the telegram received by Peal Hoffman, Pvt. Harold K. Hoffman's mother, notifying her of his death.

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