Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William McGregor

In memory of:

Leading Stoker William McGregor

April 29, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

V/30291

Age:

32

Force:

Navy

Unit:

Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve

Division:

H.M.C.S. Athabaskan

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 386 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

PLOUESCAT COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Finistere, France

Grave Reference:

Row B. Grave 34.

Location:

Take the Morlaix to Brest road, D58, and take the exit for Plouescat, D10. Head towards the town centre until a small square (where parking is permitted), with a hotel in the corner, is reached. The Communal Cemetery adjoins the Square with just a small road in between. The CWGC plot lies on the left hand side of the entrance.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of WILLIAM MCGREGOR– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of WILLIAM MCGREGOR– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Gravemarker– My granfathers gravesite (July 2002)
  • Photo 2 of Gravemarker– My granfathers gravesite beside Leutenant Commander John H. Stubbs 
(July 2002)
  • Photo 3 of Gravemarker– Noreena Deutscher at her Grandfathers gravesite July 2002
  • Memorial Cross– Memorial Cross GVIR William McGregor LDG.STO. on the yellow rose at his gravesite. July 2002

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