Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Donald Norman MacLeod

In memory of:

Lance Sergeant Donald Norman MacLeod

June 4, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

C/2352

Age:

43

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Engineers

Division:

4 Field Coy.

Additional Information


Son of Norman N. and Jessie MacLeod, of Dalkeith, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 375 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

V. K. 2.

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.

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  • Entrance– Entrance - Cassino War Cemetery - May 2013 … Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cemetery– Cassino War Cemetery - May 2013 … Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cross of Sacrifice– Cross of Sacrifice - Cassino War Cemetery - May 2013
  • Grave Marker– Grave marker - Cassino War Cemetery - May 2013 … Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Lance Sergeant  DONALD NORMAN MACLEOD, Service Number: C/2352, died on June 4, 1944 and is buried in CASSINO WAR CEMETERY, Italy.  This inscription to his memory is on the family grave marker in the cemetery of St. Columba Presbyterian Church, Kirk Hill, Dalkeith, Ontario.
  • Newspaper Clipping– Lance Sergeant  DONALD NORMAN MACLEOD was reported to have Died of Wounds in Casualty List No. 498 of the Canadian Army Overseas published in the Globe and Mail on July 10, 1944.

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