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Perry Sarty

In memory of:

Rifleman Perry Sarty

November 15, 1943

Camp Niigata-Rinko 5B, Tokyo, Japan

Military Service


Service Number:

F/40751

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Rifles of Canada, R.C.I.C.

Citation(s):

1939-1945 Star, Pacific Star, War Medal 1939-1945, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and Clasp.

Additional Information


Born:

September 14, 1918
Liverpool, Nova Scotia

Enlistment:

June 6, 1940
Aldershot, Nova Scotia

Son of Aaron William Sarty and Sadie Elizabeth Whynot, of Mersey Point, Queens County, Nova Scotia.

Enlisted with the West Nova Scotia Regiment, he served in Nova Scotia, deployed on 28 November 1940 to the 1st Battalion, Royal Rifles of Canada, sent to New Brunswick, to Newfoundland with Force W, Québec, and Hong Kong with Force C. He had 1,254 days of service, including 749 overseas.

Commemorated on Page 210 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

Sec. B. A. 15.

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.

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