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Hugh Ross Cleveland

In memory of:

Lieutenant Hugh Ross Cleveland

May 15, 1951

Military Service


Service Number:

TD4878

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, R.C.I.C.

Division:

PPCLI

Citation(s):

Korea Medal, United Nations Service Medal Korea

Additional Information


Born:

October 29, 1927
Montreal, Quebec

Enlistment:

February 9, 1950
Montreal, Quebec

Son of E.T. and Jessie Malloch (Cassils) Cleveland of Montreal, Québec. Brother of half sister Heather Jane and Chella Gwendolyn.

Commemorated on the Wall of Remembrance.

Commemorated on Page 13 of the Korean War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

UNITED NATIONS CEMETERY (BUSAN)
South Korea

Grave Reference:

20. 1. 1121

Location:

The United Nations Cemetery is located in Tanggok, a suburb of Busan. The land for the cemetery was granted to the United Nations by the Republic of Korea as a tribute to all those who had laid down their lives in combatting aggression and in upholding peace and freedom. There are 2,267 servicemen buried in the United Nations Memorial Cemetery. Of these 1,538 were Commonwealth soldiers, including 376 Canadians.

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