Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Paul Reginald Wallace

In memory of:

Corporal Paul Reginald Wallace

November 27, 1964

Wadi El Azariq, Egypt

Military Service


Service Number:

SF14672

Age:

33

Force:

Army

Unit:

8th Canadian Hussars (Princess Louise's)

Citation(s):

United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF), Canadian Peacekeeping Service Medal, Special Service Medal with NATO Bar, Dag Hammarskjöld Medal

Additional Information


Born:

January 1, 1931
Kentville, Nova Scotia

Enlistment:

July 8, 1954
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Son of William and Amy Wallace. Brother of Frank, James, Keith, John Wallace, Mrs Keddy, Mrs Stewart, Mrs Graves, Mrs Stewart and Mrs Elliot. Spouse of Barbara Jean (nee Macumber) Wallace, and father of Gary and Karen of Three Mile Plain, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 122 of the In the Service of Canada Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

GAZA WAR CEMETERY
Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)

Grave Reference:

Post War Plot Section A Row A Grave 15

Location:

Gaza is 3 kilometres inland from the Mediterranean coast, 65 kilometres south-west of Tel Aviv. From Israel stop at the Erez Crossing point and enter the VIP cabin for a pass to enter Gaza. Walk through "no man's land" to the taxis on the other side. Gaza War Cemetery is 1.5 kilometres north-east of the city near the Bureir Road and 370 metres from the railway station.

The Cemetery is approximately 8 kilometres to the left of the main dual carriageway, Highway 250 through Gaza, and is about 200 metres back from the road through an avenue of trees.

Alternatively, turn left off the highway after 4 kilometres, continuing with Highway 4 until Sha'arei Aza junction and turn right, then turn right into Gaza proper, heading back towards the border. In this direction the cemetery will be found on the right hand side after approximately 3 kilometres.

The cemetery is open every day from 7.00am to 3.00pm Visitors are strongly advised to seek travel advice from their Embassy or Consulate before travelling to Gaza.

Wheelchair access possible via main entrance. For further information and enquiries please contact maoffice@cwgc.org

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