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Vernon Robert De Palma

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Vernon Robert De Palma

August 19, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

B/67281

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

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

Division:

1st Bn.

Additional Information


Husband of Bridget Josephine De Palma, of Edenderry, Co. Offaly, Irish Republic.

Commemorated on Page 69 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

MERS-LES-BAINS COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

Grave 5.

Location:

Mers-les-Bains is a small seaside town and holiday resort at the mouth of the river Bresle, about 2 kilometres north-east of the well-known resort of Le Treport. The cemetery is rather more than 800 metres north-east of the town, on a by-road to the neighbouring village of Ault. The war graves are in the south-eastern part of the cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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