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Frederick Joseph Pettit

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Frederick Joseph Pettit

September 20, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

B/110059

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Hastings and Prince Edward Regiment, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of Nathan and G. Pettit, of Delhi, Ontario, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 416 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:

XIII, A, 7.

Location:

CORIANO RIDGE WAR CEMETERY is 3.5 kilometres west of Riccione, a seaside resort on the Adriatic coast, and is reached by turning west off the main Rimini/Riccione road about 1 kilometre north-west of Riccione. In the town of Riccione is a sign leading to the Coriano Ridge War Cemetery. Carry on in the direction of Coriano until a 'T' junction is reached. Turn left and after a short distance the Cemetery will be found on the right-hand side. The cemetery is permanently open and may be visited outside the working hours of the local gardening staff, but will be unmanned.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Frederick Joseph Pettit– In Memory of the men from Norfolk County who gave their lives in World War 11.

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  • Memorial Board– In Memory of the men from Norfolk County who gave their lives in World War 11.

Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.

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