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David Laurence Armstrong

In memory of:

Private David Laurence Armstrong

August 31, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

G/54552

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Army Service Corps

Additional Information


Born:

August 18, 1919
Calgary, Alberta

Enlistment:

December 10, 1941
Saint John, New Brunswick

Commemorated on Page 238 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

VI. A. 1.

Location:

FLORENCE WAR CEMETERY stands on the right bank of the River Arno, just south of the road to Pontassieve and to Arezzo and 5 kilometres east of Florence. Take the A1 Roma to Milano road and exit at Firenze sud. Follow the road (No.67) towards Pontassieve and Arezzo. The cemetery is permanently open and may be visited outside the working hours of the local gardening staff but will be unmanned. The local gardening staff working hours are as follows:
From first Monday in April:
Monday to Thursday: 07.30 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 16.45
Friday: 07.30 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 15.30
From first Monday in October:
Monday to Thursday: 08.00 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 16.00
Friday: 08.00 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 15.00

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Grave marker– Dave Armstrong's Cross
  • Photo of DAVID LAURENCE ARMSTRONG

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