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John Harold Knowles Calvert

In memory of:

Lieutenant John Harold Knowles Calvert

October 10, 1940

Military Service


Service Number:

72794

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Engineers

Division:

59 Field Coy.,

Additional Information


Son of Harold and Edith Calvert; husband of Hilda Sismey Calvert, of Belfast.

Commemorated on Page 11 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BELFAST CITY CEMETERY
County Antrim, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Sec. I. Grave 53.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Press Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Memorial– Ex-cadets are named on the Memorial Arch at the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario and in memorial stained glass windows to fallen comrades.

2315 Lt John Harold Knowles Calvert (RMC 1934) was the son of Harold and Edith Calvert; husband of Hilda Sismey Calvert, of Belfast. He served with the Royal Engineers, 59 Field Coy. He died on Oct 10, 1940 at 24 years of age. He was buried in Sec. I. Grave 53 of the Belfast City Cemetery in County Antrim, United Kingdom.
  • Plaque– Ex-cadets are named on the Memorial Arch at the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario and in memorial stained glass windows to fallen comrades.

2315 Lt John Harold Knowles Calvert (RMC 1934) was the son of Harold and Edith Calvert; husband of Hilda Sismey Calvert, of Belfast. He served with the Royal Engineers, 59 Field Coy. He died on Oct 10, 1940 at 24 years of age. He was buried in Sec. I. Grave 53 of the Belfast City Cemetery in County Antrim, United Kingdom.
  • Stained Glass Window– Ex-cadets are named on the Memorial Arch at the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario and in memorial stained glass windows to fallen comrades.

2315 Lt John Harold Knowles Calvert (RMC 1934) was the son of Harold and Edith Calvert; husband of Hilda Sismey Calvert, of Belfast. He served with the Royal Engineers, 59 Field Coy. He died on Oct 10, 1940 at 24 years of age. He was buried in Sec. I. Grave 53 of the Belfast City Cemetery in County Antrim, United Kingdom.
  • Grave marker– 2315 Lt John Harold Knowles Calvert (RMC 1934) was the son of Harold and Edith Calvert; husband of Hilda Sismey Calvert, of Belfast. He served with the Royal Engineers, 59 Field Coy. He died on Oct 10, 1940 at 24 years of age. He was buried in Sec. I. Grave 53 of the Belfast City Cemetery in County Antrim, United Kingdom.
  • Memorial– Memorial stair, Royal Military College, Kingston, Ontario
  • Memorial– Memorial arch, Royal Military College, Kingston, Ontario

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