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Maurice Emard

In memory of:

Private Maurice Emard

November 24, 1951

Military Service


Service Number:

SD4861

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:

May 15, 1927
Montreal, Quebec

Enlistment:

January 19, 1951
Montreal, Quebec

Raised by the Grey Nuns on Côte de Liesse, Montreal, Québec. Next of kin was Mr. Jean-Marie Bisailon of Iberville, Québec.

Commemorated on the Wall of Remembrance.

Commemorated on Page 21 of the Korean War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

UNITED NATIONS CEMETERY (BUSAN)
South Korea

Grave Reference:

20. 9. 1213

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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