Captain DOUGLAS GORDON PURDY

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Rank Captain
Forenames DOUGLAS GORDON
Surname PURDY
Initials D G
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Wednesday, 19 August 1942
Age 22
Nationality Canadian
Residence or Entered Service From WHITE ROCK, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA
Service Number unknown
Force Canadian Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Calgary Regiment, Canadian Armoured Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 14 Army Tank Regiment
Military Honours and Awards Unknown
Place of Burial/Commemoration DIEPPE CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY, HAUTOT-SUR-MER
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location A. 23.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Family Details SON OF GORDON STANLEY PURDY AND MARGARET LUNDRIGAN PURDY, OF WHITE ROCK, BRITISH COLUMBIA.

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Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
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