Private DONALD RALPH CURTIS (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames DONALD RALPH
Surname CURTIS (photo added)
Initials D R
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Tuesday, 25 July 1944
Age 24
Nationality Canadian
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown
Service Number G/22124
Force Canadian Army
Service/Corps/Regiment North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment, Canadian Infantry Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron Unknown
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BENY-SUR-MER CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY, REVIERS
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XIII. A. 8.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF ARTHUR AND LETITIA CURTIS; HUSBAND OF MADGE ELAINE CURTIS, OF WOODSTOCK. NEW BRUNSWICK.

Additional Information

 

 

Commonwealth War Graves Commission records state DONALD RALPH CURTIS' rank as a private. A postcard (pictured below) sent to his sister, while he was abroad, show him wearing a rank stripe of a corporal.

 

 

 

Postcard, undated, sent by DONALD RALPH CURTIS to his sister while he was serving abroad.1

 

 

References
1. Additional photographs and information, kindly provided by Curtis Ralph Sullivan, great nephew of Private DONALD RALPH CURTIS.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Curtis Ralph Sullivan, great nephew of Private DONALD RALPH CURTIS.
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto
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