Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Charlie John Arsenault

In memory of:

Trooper Charlie John Arsenault

June 2, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

F/59761

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

4th Princess Louise Dragoon Guards, R.C.A.C.

Division:

4th Recce. Regiment

Additional Information


Born:

August 18, 1914
St. Eleanors, Prince Edward Island

Enlistment:

September 21, 1939
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Son of George Arsenault of Summerside, Prince Edward Island.

Commemorated on Page 239 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

V. C. 3.

Location:

CASSINO WAR CEMETERY lies in the Commune of Cassino, Province of Frosinone, 139 kilometres south-east of Rome. It is situated in the valley of the River Liri immediately below the southern spurs of the central Apennines. Above it at a distance of one kilometre is the dominating hill on which stands the Abbey of Monte Cassino, founded by St. Benedict in the year 529 on the site of an ancient temple of Apollo. If approaching the CASSINO WAR CEMETERY by road, follow the Highway A2 from Rome to Naples and leave it at the Cassino exit. After passing the pay booths, follow the sign for Cassino. At the traffic lights, after a block of flats, turn right towards the locality of S. Angelo and the CWGC signs will then be seen.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave marker for C.J. Arsenault
  • Grave marker– Photo courtesy of Geoff Wood
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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