Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Scott

In memory of:

Gunner John Scott

November 15, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

B/12138

Age:

31

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Artillery

Division:

11 Field Regt.

Additional Information


Son of George Lenton Scott and Margaret H. Scott; husband of Eleanore E. Scott, of Hamilton, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 439 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IV. B. 8.

Location:

The NAPLES WAR CEMETERY lies in the locality of Miano at Via Vincenzo Ianfolla in the Commune and Province of Naples. It is situated on high ground about 4 kilometres north of the centre of the town. Take Highway A, Rome-Naples. After the last toll booth, carry on following the signs for the airport. Pass the end of the airport approach road and turn right at the next 'T' junction following the main road for about 4 kilometres. The CWGC's first sign will then be seen.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of John Scott– Italian civilians suffered from injuries caused by mines, shells and stray bullets. Many lost their homes and crops. Here gunners Chink Gades and Johnny Scott, 11th Field Regiment, serving corned beef to children in Acireale, December 13th, 1943.
  • Newspaper Clipping– Source: Hamilton Spectator November 17, 1944
  • Newspaper Clipping (2)– Source: Hamilton Spectator November 17, 1944

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