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Gordon Davies

In memory of:

Sergeant Gordon Davies

June 19, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

F/24322

Force:

Army

Unit:

1st Canadian Parachute Battalion, R.C.I.C.

Additional Information


Son of E.J. Davies of New Aberdeen, Glace Bay, NS.

Commemorated on Page 287 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Calvados, France

Grave Reference:

IA. K. 15.

Location:

Ranville is best reached by taking the D513 north-eastwards out of Caen, and after about 9 kilometres turning left at Herouvillette. Go north for one kilometre and then turn left into Ranville village. The War Cemetery is on Rue des Airbornes.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Press Clipping
  • Photo of Gordon Davies
  • Photo of Gordon Davies– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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