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David William Vanstone

In memory of:

Private David William Vanstone

January 22, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

K/62814

Age:

34

Force:

Army

Unit:

Seaforth Highlanders of Canada

Additional Information


Born:

January 13, 1910
Vancouver, British Columbia

Enlistment:

July 13, 1940
Vancouver, British Columbia

Son of David and Elizabeth (Thorne) Vanstone. Husband of Evelyn Mary (Wickstrom) Vanstone.

Commemorated on Page 468 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:

III. C. 38.

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

  • Photo of DAVID WILLIAM VANSTONE– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • War Memorial– Erected by the City of Campbell River, this memorial is dedicated to the local war dead of the First and Second World Wars and the Korean War.

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