Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Angus Lauchie MacEachern

In memory of:

Private Angus Lauchie MacEachern

May 23, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

F/56516

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

West Nova Scotia Regiment, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of Hugh C. and Catherine MacEachern.

Commemorated on Page 372 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IV. A. 17.

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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  • Commemorative Album Cover
  • Commemorative Poem
  • Press Clipping– From a collection of newspaper clippings (album), donated to the Royal Canadian Legion Bernard Croak VC branch 003 by Shirley (Terrio) Green in memory of her mother Olive (Newell) Terrio.
  • Photo of Angus MacEachern
  • Entrance– Cassino War Cemetery - May 2013
Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cassino War Cemetery– May 2013
Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cross of Sacrifice– Cassino War Cemetery - May 2013
  • Grave marker– Cassino War Cemetery - May 2013

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