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Garfield Stevenson

In memory of:

Private Garfield Stevenson

October 25, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

D/26392

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

Essex Scottish Regiment, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of Newton G. and Margaret A. Stevenson, of Sherbrooke, Province of Quebec.

Commemorated on Page 452 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

4. F. 8.

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

Send us your images
  • Group Photo– This is a picture of my Uncle Garfield and my mother, Dorothy Elizabeth Ina Stevenson, on their front porch,at Cookshire, Quebec, in 1940.
  • Photo of Garfield Stevenson
  • Group Photo– Garfield Stevenson and his mother, Margaret Stevenson
  • Group Photo– Garfield Stevenson and his father, Newton Stevenson
  • Group Photo– Garfield Stevenson and his brother, Theodore Stevenson
  • Grave Marker– Grave of Garfield Stevenson, Bergen Op Zoom Canadian War Cemetery,  Grave Reference:  4. F. 8.
  • Group Photo– Childhood picture of Dorothy, Garfield, Marjorie, and Theodore Stevenson

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