Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Earl Alva McIntyre

In memory of:

Private Earl Alva McIntyre

January 15, 1952

South Korea

Military Service


Service Number:

SA933

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

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

Division:

1st Battalion

Citation(s):

Korea Medal and United Nations Service Medal Korea.

Additional Information


Born:

October 8, 1931
Windsor, Ontario

Enlistment:

August 12, 1950
London, Ontario

Son of Charles (deceased in 1942)and Lulu McIntyre. Brother of Ardell Harvey Collin, Charles Ellwood, Helen Victoria and Marjorie Lulu.

Commemorated on the Wall of Remembrance.

Commemorated on Page 48 of the Korean War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

UNITED NATIONS CEMETERY (BUSAN)
South Korea

Grave Reference:

N/A

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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  • Photo of Earl McIntyre
  • Plaque– Memorial plaques for Private Earl Alva Mcintyre, Private Angus Weldon Mcinnis, Private Jerrold Norman John Maxwell and Private Derrick Peter Maurer on the Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance in Meadowvale Cemetery, Brampton, Ontario.
  • Memorial– A section of the Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance in Meadowvale Cemetery, Brampton, Ontario. The memorial consists of a central section and 13 other sections containing memorial plaques for each of the 516 Canadian service men who died while serving with the Canadian Forces in the United Nations operations in Korea. It was erected by the Korea Veterans Association of Canada and was dedicated on July 27, 1997.
  • Memorial– Central Section of Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance Left Part
  • Inscription– Central Section of Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance Centre Part
  • Memorial– Central Section of Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance Right Part

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