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James Daniel Edwin Vader

In memory of:

Private James Daniel Edwin Vader

October 1, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

M/50508

Age:

19

Force:

Army

Unit:

Calgary Highlanders, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of Daniel and Ethel May Vader, of Spirit River, Alberta.

Commemorated on Page 467 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

9. A. 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

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  • Photo of JAMES DANIEL EDWIN VADER– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of JAMES DANIEL EDWIN VADER– With his sister. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of JAMES DANIEL EDWIN VADER– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Attestation paper– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Identification– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of JAMES DANIEL EDWIN VADER– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Calgary Herald. Submitted of the project, Operation: Picture Me

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