Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Peter Seddon Oliver

In memory of:

Lieutenant Peter Seddon Oliver

August 19, 1942

Dieppe, France

Military Service


Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Canadian Provost Corps

Additional Information


Born:

June 8, 1913
Montmorency Falls, Québec

Enlistment:

November 16, 1939
Rockcliffe, Ontario

Son of George Oliver of Quebec.

Commemorated on Page 103 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Commemorated on Page 72 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

L. 3.

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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  • 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. (K. Falconer & J. Stephens)
  • Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery – The Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery, located just outside Dieppe, France. (J. Stephens)
  • Newspaper Clipping – From the Montreal Gazette. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Peter Seddon Oliver – Photo courtesy of www.rcmpgraves.com

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