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George Henry Garrow

In memory of:

Private George Henry Garrow

May 11, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

B/48587

Age:

31

Force:

Army

Unit:

Lanark & Renfrew Scottish Regiment, R.C.I.C.

Division:

1 Lt. A.A. Regt.

Citation(s):

Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and Clasp, 1939-45 Star, Italy Star, War Medal 1939-45.

Additional Information


Born:

July 21, 1913
Owen Sound, Ontario

Enlistment:

June 15, 1940
Owen Sound, Ontario

Son of Joseph and Emma Garrow, of Toronto, Ontario. Brother of Bessie. He was single and employed as a woodworker.

Commemorated on Page 517 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:

Plot 13, Row D, Grave 7

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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  • Photo of GEORGE HENRY GARROW– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star December 1944. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me

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