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Frederick Morris

In memory of:

Sapper Frederick Morris

June 12, 1952


South Korea

Military Service


Service Number:

SH13071

Age:

42

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Canadian Engineers

Citation(s):

1939-45 Star, France Germany Star, Defence Medal, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal with Clasp, War Medal 1939-45, Korea Medal and United Nations Service Medal Korea

Additional Information


Born:

April 21, 1910
Bolton, England

Enlistment:

September 5, 1939
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Son of Joseph and Catherine (nee Greenhouse) Morris. Spouse of Lillian Margaret (née Murray) Morris of West Kildonan, Manitoba and father of Wayne William, Donald, Elizabeth Ann and Norah Jean. Brother of Mrs. J. Sutton, Mrs. E. Barnett both from England.

Commemorated on the Wall of Remembrance.

Commemorated on Page 52 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:

PLOT 21 ROW 1 # 1261

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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  • Korea Veterans War Memorial– This War Memorial is dedicated in memory of Manitobans who lost their lives during the Korean War.
  • Photo of Frederick Morris
  • Photo of Frederick Morris
  • Plaque– Memorial plaques for Sapper Frederick Morris, Private Charles Joseph Morrison, Sapper William Muir and Corporal Francis Austin Mullin 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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