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George Alfred Newsome

In memory of:

Warrant Officer Class II George Alfred Newsome

August 8, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

D/117007

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers

Division:

45 L.A.D.

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 404 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LA DELIVRANDE WAR CEMETERY
Calvados, France

Grave Reference:

III. C. 1.

Location:

Douvres-la-Delivrande is a village 14 kilometres north of Caen. Take the main road northwards from Caen, the D7 to Langrune-sur-Mer. After about 12 kilometres, the War Cemetery will be found on the right of the road, a few hundred metres before reaching La Delivrande crossroads and its twin-spired church.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of GEORGE ALFRED NEWSOME– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Photo provided by The Commonwealth Roll Of Honour Project. Volunteer Colin Jones

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