Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Frank Alfred Diehl

In memory of:

Private Frank Alfred Diehl

May 3, 1953

South Korea

Military Service


Service Number:

SB13697

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Regiment

Division:

3rd Battalion

Citation(s):

Canadian Volunteer Service Medal for Korea, Korea Medal

Additional Information


Born:

April 1, 1933
Stratford, Ontario

Enlistment:

June 14, 1952
Toronto, Ontario

Only child of Frank Edmond and Katherine Margaret Diehl of Stratford, Ontario. Husband of Mabel Marilyn and father of Frank James Anton Diehl of Stratford, Ontario.

Commemorated on the Wall of Remembrance.

Commemorated on Page 18 of the Korean War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

UNITED NATIONS CEMETERY (BUSAN)
South Korea

Grave Reference:

21. 12. 1402

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.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Grave Marker, UN Cemetery, Busan, Korea, 2013
  • Korean War Memorial– Canadian Memorial, UN Cemetery, Busan, Korea, 2013

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