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Leonard Allen Stewart

In memory of:

Private Leonard Allen Stewart

December 9, 1952

South Korea

Military Service


Service Number:

SM107084

Age:

30

Force:

Army

Unit:

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

Division:

PPCLI

Citation(s):

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

Additional Information


Born:

January 7, 1922
Youngstown, Alberta

Enlistment:

February 6, 1952
Carstairs, Alberta

Son of Alexander and Pearl Stewart of Carstairs, Alberta. Brother of Donald, Raymond, Evelyn, Olive, Shirley, Pearl and Jennie.

Commemorated on the Wall of Remembrance.

Commemorated on Page 70 of the Korean War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

UNITED NATIONS CEMETERY (BUSAN)
South Korea

Grave Reference:

21.10.1373

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 Leonard Allen Stewart
  • Memorial Plaque– Memorial plaques for Private Leonard Allen Stewart, Private Robert Martin Stenseth, Private Ronald Stainsby and Trooper Samuel Joseph Pious Squires 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 Part 1
  • Inscription– Central Section of Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance Part 2
  • Memorial– Central Section of Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance Part 3

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