Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Frank Henry Airriess

In memory of:

Private Frank Henry Airriess

September 15, 1945

Japan

Military Service


Service Number:

L/2865

Age:

27

Force:

Army

Unit:

Winnipeg Grenadiers, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Born:

January 22, 1918
Apsley, Ontario

Son of Alfred John and Sarah Elizabeth Airriess, of Togo, Saskatchewan.

Commemorated on Page 490 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

Sec. B. E. 5.

Location:

YOKOHAMA WAR CEMETERY is 9 kilometres west of the city on Yuenchi-Dori, Hodogaya Ward, which branches left off the old Tokkaido highway. The nearest railway station is Hodogaya, 5 kilometres to the north on the JNR line but the cemetery is easily reached by bus from Yokohama station.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • Newspaper clipping– Toronto Star "Pages of the Past" online
1945 Nov 14 p 24
AIRRESS LAKE is a memorial Geo-naming in Saskatchewan re Pte. Airress.
  • Photo of Frank Henry Airriess– In memory of those who served in Hong Kong during World War 11 and did not come home. Submitted with permission on behalf of the Hong Kong Veterans Commemorative Association by Operation: Picture Me.
  • Honour Roll

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