Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Paul- Émile Dionne

In memory of:

Private Paul- Émile Dionne

November 24, 1951

Military Service


Service Number:

SE800407

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal 22e Regiment, R.C.I.C.

Division:

R22eR

Citation(s):

Korea Medal, United Nations Service Medal Korea

Additional Information


Born:

June 30, 1927
Price, Matane, Québec

Enlistment:

February 15, 1949
Cove Field Barracks, Québec

Son of Wilfrid and Marguerite (née Bérubé) Dionne. Brother of Bertrand.

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:

20. 9. 1216

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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