Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Donald Russell Krieger

In memory of:

Private Donald Russell Krieger

August 17, 1976

Goshi (Camp Larnaca), Cyprus

Military Service


Service Number:

A25331822

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry

Division:

2nd Battalion - United Nations Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP)

Citation(s):

United Nations Forces in Cyprus (UNIFCYP), Dag Hammarskjöld Medal

Additional Information


Born:

April 20, 1955
Welland, Ontario

Enlistment:

July 26, 1973
Hamilton, Ontario

Son of Howard S. and the late Lylia N. Krieger. Husband of Shirley A.E.D. Krieger. Father of Shelley M. and Donald R. Krieger.

Commemorated on Page 165 of the In the Service of Canada Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

WINNIPEG (BROOKSIDE) CEMETERY
Manitoba, Canada

Grave Reference:

Section 29, Plot 7711

Location:

The cemetery is located immediately west of the Red River College, at 3001 Notre Dame Avenue, in the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba. During the First World War, Winnipeg was the headquarters of No 10 Military District and it contained six military hospitals of 972 beds. Air force and army training camps were established in the area during the Second World War, with No 103 Canadian Army Basic Training Centre at Fort Garry. Winnipeg (Brookside) Cemetery contains 299 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and 149 from the Second World War, most of them in the special military plot.

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