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Diamond Quon

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Diamond Quon

March 12, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

M/9074

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Corps of Signals

Additional Information


Born:

October 1, 1920
Calgary, Alberta

Enlistment:

September 8, 1939
Calgary, Alberta

Son of Liang Quon and Ng Shee Quon, of Calgary, Alberta.

Lance Corporal Quon is listed on the Roll of Honour at The Chinese Canadian Military Museum website at: www.ccmms.ca/chinese-canadian-history/honour-roll/

Commemorated on Page 556 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IV. B. 3.

Location:

Nederweert is a village 38 km north west of Roermond, 21 km south east of Eindhoven and 5 km north east of Weert. The NEDERWEERT WAR CEMETERY is 150 metres west of the church and the same distance east of the road from Weert to Helmond. The entrance to the cemetery is closed to vehicles and visitors must walk the 50 metres to the Commission plot. The NEDERWEERT WAR CEMETERY is signposted on the N266 Nederweert - Helmond road. The N266 is indicated from the Nederweert exit on the A2 Motorway Eindhoven Maastricht.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images

  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Star March 1940. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Diamond Quon– A war time friend of my deceased father.
  • Gravemarker

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