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Clarence Joseph Drummond

In memory of:

Private Clarence Joseph Drummond

February 18, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

A/67818

Age:

27

Force:

Army

Unit:

Toronto Scottish Regiment (M.G.), R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of Peter and Cecilia Drummond, of Guelph, Ontario; husband of Helen Nefa Drummond (nee Borghese), of Guelph.

Commemorated on Page 510 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:

XXV. B. 15.

Location:

Groesbeek is located 10 km south east of the town of Nijmegen and close to the German frontier. The Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery is 3 km north of the village and 1500 metres east of the main road to Nijmegen. On leaving the A73 motorway at the junction Overasselt Mook Groesbeek follow directions to Mook. Follow direction signs towards Mook War cemetery. After passing Mook War cemetery continue to the village of Groesbeek to a set of traffic lights. Turn left at the lights onto Dorpstraat passing through Groesbeek. The road name then changes to Molenweg. A Commonwealth War Graves Commission direction sign indicates the right hand turning from Molenweg onto the Zeven Heuvelenweg. The Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery is located on the right hand side, about 1 km after entering this road. On the Memorial in the Canadian War Cemetery at Groesbeek are inscribed the following words:
Pro amicis mortui amicis vivimus, We live in the hearts of friends for whom we died.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Photo of Clarence Joseph Drummond– DRUMMOND, Clarence J A67818 Photo in uniform
  • Cenotaph– DRUMMOND, Clarence J A67818 is included upon the Guelph Cenotaph Roll of Honour
  • Honour roll– DRUMMOND, Clarence J A67818 named is engraved up the Guelph Collegiate Honour Roll
  • Other– The CWGC Grave Concentration Report Form shows DRUMMOND, Clarence J A67818 that was located in Calcar, Germany at MR 956502 and moved to Groesbeek Canadian Military Cemetery in Grave 15, Row B, Plot 25.

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