Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Roger Byron Schoultz

In memory of:

Corporal Roger Byron Schoultz

May 3, 1953

South Korea

Military Service


Service Number:

SB12328

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

The Royal Canadian Regiment

Division:

3rd Battalion

Citation(s):

Korea Medal and United Nations Service Medal Korea .

Additional Information


Born:

April 16, 1929
Shelbourne, Nova Scotia

Enlistment:

December 13, 1951
Toronto, Ontario

Corporal Schoultz was the spouse of Harriet Jeannette(nee Davis)of Shelbourne, Nova Scotia. Father of Judith Lynn and Marilyn Ann. Son of John Alfred and Genesta Schoultz. Brother of Russell Alfred and Herman Ernest. Corporal Schoultz is commemorated on the Nova Scotia Korea War Memorial with his fellow Nova Scotians who lost their lives in the Korean War. The Memorial is located at Pleasant and Parade Streets in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. It was unveiled and dedicated in a ceremony on 16 August 2003.

Also commemorated on the Wall of Remembrance.

Commemorated on Page 66 of the Korean War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

UNITED NATIONS CEMETERY (BUSAN)
South Korea

Grave Reference:

31. 1. 3171

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 War Memorial
  • Memorial Plaque– Memorial plaques for Corporal Roger Byron Schoultz, Corporal Melvin Hugh Eugene Schwenneker, Sapper Burton Franklin Shaw and Sergeant Henry James Donald Shore 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
  • Photo of Roger Schoultz– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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