Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Ralph Charles Rees

In memory of:

Private Ralph Charles Rees

March 14, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

H/6297

Age:

34

Force:

Army

Unit:

Winnipeg Grenadiers, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Born:

May 8, 1910
Newport, Wales

Enlistment:

September 13, 1939
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Son of Charles and Rose Rees. Husband of Marjorie L. Rees, of Virden, Manitoba.

Commemorated on Page 557 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

Cdn Sec. B. D. 9.

Location:

YOKOHAMA WAR CEMETERY is 9 kilometres west of the city on Yuenchi-Dori, Hodogaya Ward, which branches left off the old Tokkaido highway. The nearest railway station is Hodogaya, 5 kilometres to the north on the JNR line but the cemetery is easily reached by bus from Yokohama station.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of RALPH CHARLES REES– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of RALPH CHARLES REES– In memory of those who served in Hong Kong during World War 11 and did not come home. Submitted with permission on behalf of the Hong Kong Veterans Commemorative Association by Operation: Picture Me.

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