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Reginald Greentree

In memory of:

Signalman Reginald Greentree

December 16, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

B/38800

Age:

32

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Corps of Signals

Additional Information


Son of Thomas Patrick and Louise Greentree of Drumheller, Alberta. Husband of Winnifred May Greentree, of Queensville, Ontario. Brother of Pte George Doveton Greentree, Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment) Regimental Number 20316, deceased 16 September 1916 commemorated on the Vimy Monument.

Commemorated on Page 322 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

5. G. 5.

Location:

BERGEN-OP-ZOOM CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY is located 39 Km north west of Antwerp and 19 Km after passing the Border into the Netherlands. The N11 connects Antwerp to Bergen op Zoom via Kapellen, Pulte, Hoogerheide and finally on to Bergen op Zoom. On reaching Bergen op Zoom railway station turn right onto the Stationsplein and after 200 M turn right onto the Bredastraat. Follow this road for 500 M where it becomes Wouwsestraatweg and carry straight on for 2.5 kilometres. The street name has now changed to the Ruytershoveweg and the BERGEN-OP-ZOOM CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY can be found on the left of this street. Steps into cemetery (not suitable for wheelchairs).

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Group Photo– Reg Greentree on right. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Memorial Cross– One of the memorial crosses awarded to commemorate Sgmn. Greentree
  • Entrance– Entrance - Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery - May 2015 … Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cemetery– Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery - May 2015 … Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Grave Marker– Grave marker - Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery - May 2015 … Photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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