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Buel Stormont Maguire

In memory of:

Corporal Buel Stormont Maguire

September 17, 1943

Military Service


Service Number:

C/2376

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Engineers

Division:

3 Field Coy.

Additional Information


Son of Frank W. and Lillian Maguire. Husband of Evelyn Ruth Maguire, of Hull, Quebec.

Commemorated on Page 186 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

III. A. 39.

Location:

The BARI WAR CEMETERY lies south of Bari, in the rural locality of Carbonara in the Commune and Province of Bari. It is reached from the town by proceeding south along the Taranto road (Route No.100) for about 8.5 kilometres. The turning to the right, leading to Carbonara di Bari, is taken and the Cemetery lies on the right about 1.5 kilometres further on. From the North, take the exit to Bari North and continue on the Tangenziale in the direction of Brindisi. Take Exit No.12, Bari Carbonara, and continue into town. Proceed around the square in the direction of Triggiano. Follow this road across the traffic lights and the BARI WAR CEMETERY can be found on the left hand side. From the South, follow the Tangenziale (main road) and exit at Carbonara Bari, then proceed as above.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Remembered on the pages of the Ottawa Journal. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Inscription to the memory of Buel S. Maguire on the Williams family grave marker in Hull (St James') Cemetery, Hull, Quebec
  • Press Clipping– Source:  Globe and Mail, October 19, 1943
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Ottawa Citizen. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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