Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Joseph Melbourne Saulnier

In memory of:

Able Seaman Joseph Melbourne Saulnier

August 8, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

V/32223

Age:

24

Force:

Navy

Unit:

Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve

Division:

H.M.C.S. Regina

Honours and Awards:

Mentioned in Despatches

Additional Information


Son of John and Daisy Saulnier, of Meteghan River, Digby Co., Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 436 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ST. MERRYN CHURCHYARD
Cornwall, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Grave 22.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • Photo of JOSEPH MELBOURNE SAULNIER – Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping – Image taken from a scrap book my mother kept during World War II
  • Grave Marker – Picture of his grave. It was taken by John Hawley who visited the cemetery. John's father was a sailor aboard HMCS Regina. His father survived the sinking. John wants to share this picture with relatives of this sailor. He sent it to me and asked to post it on this site.

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