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Clarence Robert Bernst

In memory of:

Private Clarence Robert Bernst

August 29, 1941
Debert, Nova Scotia

Military Service


Service Number:

H/45629

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Lake Superior Regiment (Motor), R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Born:

May 22, 1921

Son of Edward and Rose Alice Louise Bernst (1985 National Memorial (Silver) Cross Mother), of Murillo, Ontario.

His brother Ronald William Bernst died November 24, 1944 while serving with the Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve.

Six brothers served in the Second World War or in Korea; their father also served in the Second World War with the Canadian Forestry Corps.

Commemorated on Page 23 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

THUNDER BAY (MOUNTAIN VIEW) CEMETERY
Ontario, Canada

Grave Reference:

Plot 2. Grave 67.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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