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Joseph Ovila Louis Philippe Lacombe

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Joseph Ovila Louis Philippe Lacombe

January 26, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

D/12067

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Lincoln and Welland Regiment, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of Philippe and Anna Lacombe, of St. Dominique, Bagot Co., Province of Quebec.

Commemorated on Page 531 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

8. F. 1.

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.

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