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Earl Wellington Morrison

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Earl Wellington Morrison

May 27, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

L/10385

Age:

22

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Corps of Signals

Additional Information


Son of George Wellington Morrison and Florence Lily Morrison, of Melfort, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 399 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

V. B. 10.

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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  • Photo of EARL WELLINGTON MORRISON– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Grave Marker– Photos taken during RCR and Signalers Battlefield Tour October 2010
  • Cassino War Cemetery– Photos taken during RCR and Signalers Battlefield Tour October 2010
  • Cassino War Cemetery– Photos taken during RCR and Signalers Battlefield Tour October 2010
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Saskatoon Star-Phoenix. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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