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Donald Lynn Cregan

In memory of:

Rifleman Donald Lynn Cregan

September 17, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

C/30755

Force:

Army

Unit:

Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of Robert and Ellenor Cregan, of Ottawa, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 282 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:

6. A. 10.

Location:

Leubringhen is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, halfway between Calais and Boulogne. The Calais Canadian War Cemetery is in Leubringhen and is situated on the east side of the Calais-Boulogne road, 14 kilometres from Calais. From Calais leave the motorway at junction 9 and turn left onto the N3-E402 toward St Inglevert. Proceed through the village and immediately after, turn first left over motorway bridge and follow the road for approximately 250 metres. The Calais Canadian War Cemetery will be found on the left.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Donald Lynn Cregan
  • Temporary Grave Marker– older  grave marker  for  Donald Lynn  Cregan
  • Newspaper Clipping– Remembered on the pages of the Ottawa Journal. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Gravemarker– This photo of Rfn Cregan's gravemarker was taken by Padre Craig Cameron of The QOR of C in June 1997.
  • Photo of Donald Lynn Cregan– About 1943 Ottawa

Note: name of parents in newspaper clipping is incorrect. Parents were Robert and Ellenor Cregan of Ottawa
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Ottawa Citizen. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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