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Norman Alvin Dickson

In memory of:

Lance Corporal Norman Alvin Dickson

September 22, 1952


Hanover, Germany

Military Service


Service Number:

SE9000

Age:

25

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Dragoons (1st Armoured Regiment)

Division:

C Sqdn

Citation(s):

Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and clasp, 1939-1945 War Medal

Additional Information


Born:

March 9, 1927
Kitchener, Ontario

Enlistment:

December 9, 1949
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Son of Peter William and Florence May (nee Smith) Dickson. Brother of Martin, Mary and Ann. Husband of Lillian Margaret (nee Reid) Dickson of Saint John, New Brunswick.

Commemorated on Page 32 of the In the Service of Canada (1947 - 2014) Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

HANOVER MILITARY CEMETERY
Germany

Grave Reference:

Plot 6 Row 13 Grave 4

Location:

Hanover Military Cemetery adjoins Hanover War Cemetery. From the motorway A2/E34, which runs between Dortmund and Berlin, turn off at Junction 40 onto the 441 in the direction of Hannover, Ahlem and Seelze. After 7 kilometres turn right at the sign for Harrenberg, along Seelzestrasse, and continue through Harrenberg to the T junction and then turn left towards Hannover. Hanover Military Cemetery and Hanover War Cemetery are on the left of this road, 3 kilometres from the boundary of Harrenberg.

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