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Clarence Phoenix

In memory of:

Private Clarence Phoenix

October 13, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

D/141979

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada

Additional Information


Born:

October 17, 1915
Montreal, Quebec

Enlistment:

August 11, 1943
Montreal South, Quebec

Son of Irvine and Sarah Phoenix, of Montreal, Province of Quebec; husband of Ethel Phoenix, of Montreal.

Commemorated on Page 417 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:

1. G. 10.

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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