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Munro Joseph Daggitt

In memory of:

Sergeant Munro Joseph Daggitt

November 13, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

H/24148

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Artillery

Division:

1 Field Regt.

Additional Information


Son of Reginald and Mary Daggitt. Husband of Winifred Emma (nee Fry). Father of Melford Joseph of Lynton, Devon, England.

Commemorated on Page 285 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. A. 1.

Location:

The ANCONA WAR CEMETERY lies in the rural locality of Tavernelle, in the Commune and Province of Ancona, 3 kilometres south of the town of Ancona. The ANCONA WAR CEMETERY is reached from the town by following the Varono-Camerano road up the hill past the Ancona Communal Cemetery on the left. Continuing straight down the hill for about 200 metres, visitors will find the War Cemetery on the right. Alternatively, leave the Austostrada at Ancona Sud and take the SS16 towards Ancona. After approximately 3 kilometres (via Pietro Filonze) turn right to pass in front of the wholesale fruit markets; pass under the railway line and at the next junction turn left. The War Cemetery is found after several kilometres on the left shortly after a FINA petrol filling station. This route is signposted.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of MUNRO JOSEPH DAGGITT– Grandad Munro aged 27
  • Photo of Munro Joseph Daggitt– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of MUNRO JOSEPH DAGGITT– Grandad Munro and his son; Melford Joseph Daggitt aged 2 months.
  • Memorial– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Memorial Cross– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of MUNRO JOSEPH DAGGITT– Grandad Munro's grave prior to headstone; located in Ancona Sicily.

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