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Ancel Grant Wiley

In memory of:

Private Ancel Grant Wiley

November 4, 1944


Netherlands

Military Service


Service Number:

B/146448

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Army Service Corps

Additional Information


Born:

September 16, 1920
West Lorne, Ontario

Son of Gordon W. and Flossie M. Wiley of Hamilton, Ontario. Husband of Violet Mae Wiley, of Hamilton, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 478 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. 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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