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James Garnet Myers

In memory of:

Corporal James Garnet Myers

May 21, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

L/1553

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Saskatoon Light Infantry (M.G.), R.C.I.C.

Division:

1st Inf. Div. Support Bn.

Additional Information


Son of William Henry and Charlotte Myers, of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 402 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

XIII. F. 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.

Digital Collection

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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
  • Grave Marker– Grave marker - Cassino War Cemetery - May 2013 … Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cross of Sacrifice– Cross of Sacrifice - Cassino War Cemetery - May 2013
  • Photo of JAMES GARNET MYERS– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Medal– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Medal– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of JAMES GARNET MYERS– James, Rosie and Mark. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Attestation paper– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Correspondence– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me

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