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Earl Frederick Beattie

In memory of:

Private Earl Frederick Beattie

August 27, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

F/51953

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Regiment

Additional Information


Born:

January 31, 1924
Glace Bay, Nova Scotia

Enlistment:

February 2, 1943
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Son of Frederick and Victoria Beattie of Bridgetown, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 245 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:

III. J. 18.

Location:

The War Cemetery lies in the locality of Montecchio in the Commune of Montelabbate (Province of Pesaro). It stands on rising ground just North of the main road from Pesaro to Urbino, about 12 kilometres west of Pesaro. If approaching by car, take the road 423 from Pesaro to Urbino, following the signs for Montecchio. Just before entering the town, the Cemetery will be seen on the right hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Earle Beattie– He served in Scout platoon , RCR , he was killed by German armour / machine gun fire will performing a flanking manoeuvre and trying to save other members of his platoon that were pinned down by another machine gun.
  • Medals– Earls medals earned in WW2
  • Newspaper Clipping– A newspaper obituary article from Nova Scotia where he was born  and raised.
  • Newspaper Clipping– A newspaper obituary article from Nova Scotia where he was born and raised.
  • Newspaper Clipping– A newspaper obituary article from Nova Scotia where he was born  and raised.
  • Newspaper Clipping– A newspaper obituary article from Nova Scotia where he was born  and raised.

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