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Daniel Mitchell McNerney

In memory of:

Private Daniel Mitchell McNerney

August 19, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

B/67127

Age:

45

Force:

Army

Unit:

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

Division:

1st Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

December 22, 1896
Aberdeen, Scotland

Enlistment:

September 15, 1939
Toronto, Ontario

Son of Alexander and Annie McNerney; husband of Margaret McNerney, of Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 98 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

G. 8.

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.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Photo of Daniel McNerney– Dan in Ballater, Royal Deeside, Aberdeenshire, Scotland in 1925 prior to Emigrating
  • Photo of Daniel McNerney– Dan in High Park, Ontario in 1923
  • Photo of Daniel McNerney– Dan on Farmall tractor in early 1930's
  • Photo of Daniel Mitchell McNerney– Daniel Mitchell McNerney, a Celt of Irish/Scottish parentage, and Scottish birth, volunteered, like so many others, and never returned home. The debt is not forgotten
  • Photo of Daniel McNerney– Dan McNerney - 'Missing in Action at Dieppe' report in 'The Evening Telegram' of Toronto
  • 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– The grave marker at the Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery located approximately 5 km. from the beach of Dieppe, France. May he rest in peace. (J. Stephens)
  • Grave Marker– Grave marker - Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery - August 2012
Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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