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Darcy Lynn Howick

In memory of:

Corporal Darcy Lynn Howick

August 19, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

B/66535

Age:

27

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Regiment of Canada, R.C.I.C.

Citation(s):

1939-45 Star, Defence Medal, War Medal 1939-1945, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and clasp.

Additional Information


Born:

February 3, 1915
Muskoka, Ontario

Son of Alfred Lynn Howick of Toronto, Ontario. Husband of Joyce Eleanor Ethel Howick of Surrey, Epsom, England. Father of David Alfred Lynn.

Commemorated on Page 83 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:

G. 63.

Location:

From the centre of Dieppe take the Avenue Gambetta and Avenue des Canadiens. Head along the N27 out of Dieppe in the direction of Rouen until the first roundabout where there is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission sign. Go across the roundabout and continue until you reach a second roundabout. Take the first turning right where there is another CWGC sign. Continue until Chemin des Jonquilles, a road on the left. The Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery is on the right of this road and is clearly visible.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Cemetery– Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery - August 2012
Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cemetery– Cross of Sacrifice - Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery - August 2012
Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery– The Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery, located just outside Dieppe, France. (J. Stephens)
  • Grave Marker– Grave marker - Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery - August 2012
Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Grave marker– A picture of his Grave at Dieppe with a Royal Regiment of Canada flag.

Taken on the 60th Anniversary of the Dieppe Raid (19 Aug 2002)

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