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Duncan Cameron Wilson

In memory of:

Private Duncan Cameron Wilson

August 19, 1942


Dieppe, France

Military Service


Service Number:

H/19840

Age:

35

Force:

Army

Unit:

Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada

Additional Information


Born:

September 30, 1906
Hargrave, Manitoba

Enlistment:

November 28, 1939
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Son of Steven and Margaret Wilson of Winnipeg, Manitoba. Husband of Annie Grant Wilson, of Glasgow, Scotland.

Commemorated on Page 125 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:

B. 31.

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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  • Photo of DUNCAN CAMERON WILSON– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me.
  • Photo of Duncan Cameron Wilson– Photo taken in Glasgow, Scotland at his wedding.
  • Newspaper Clipping– In memory of the men and women memorialized on the pages of the Winnipeg Evening Tribune. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– In memory of the men and women memorialized on the pages of the Winnipeg Evening Tribune. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Cemetery– The Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery, located just outside Dieppe, France.  (J. Stephens)
  • Grave Marker– A photograph of the headstone at the Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery, just outside the Dieppe, France. May he rest in peace. (J. Stephens)

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