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Yves Joseph Jean-Paul Desharnais

In memory of:

Sergeant Yves Joseph Jean-Paul Desharnais

June 21, 2010

Valcartier, Québec

Military Service


Age:

49

Force:

Army

Unit:

Branche des communications et de l'électronique

Citation(s):

United Nations Force in Cyprus Medal (UNFICYP)
United Nations Protection Force (Yugoslavia) (UNPROFOR)
NATO Medal for Former Yugoslavia (NATO-FY)
Canadian Peacekeeping Service Medal (CPSM)
General Campaign Star – SOUTH-WEST ASIA (GCS-SWA)

Additional Information


Born:

February 24, 1961
Chicoutimi, Québec

Enlistment:

August 4, 1980
St Jean-sur-Richelieu

Son of Gertrude Gauthier. Husband of Christiane Caron. Father of Nicholas Desharnais. Brother of Jacques Desharnais.

Commemorated on Page 238 of the In the Service of Canada Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

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