Gunner NORMAN FRANKLIN LOCKYER (photo added)

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Rank Gunner
Forenames NORMAN FRANKLIN
Surname LOCKYER (photo added)
Initials N F
Place of Birth ASSIGINACK TOWNSHIP, MANITOULIN ISLAND, ONTARIO, CANADA
Date of Birth Tuesday, 03 August 1920
Date of Death Thursday, 13 July 1944
Age 23
Nationality Canadian
Residence or Entered Service From LITTLE CURRENT, ONTARIO, CANADA
Service Number B/111180
Force Canadian Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Canadian Artillery
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 4 Field Regiment
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BENY-SUR-MER CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY, REVIERS
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XII. B. 9.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph NO EPITAPH
Family Details SON OF THOMAS AND MARY ELLEN LOCKYER, OF LITTLE CURRENT, ONTARIO.

Additional Information

 

NORMAN FRANKLIN LOCKYER volunteered, along with his brother Herman Lockyer, for the Candian Army. His brother survived the war.1

 

 

Gunner NORMAN FRANKLIN LOCKYER.

 

 

Death Certificate for Gunner NORMAN FRANKLIN LOCKYER.

 

 

Obituary, undated, for Gunner NORMAN FRANKLIN LOCKYER.2

 

 

 

 

References
1. Additional information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Tom Lockyer, nephew of NORMAN FRANKLIN LOCKYER.
2. Copy of document available from the Veterans Affairs Canada Canadian Virtual War Memorial.
3. Copy of original document available from the Veterans Affairs Canada, Canadian Virtual War Memorial Book of Remembrance p.367.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Tom Lockyer, nephew of NORMAN FRANKLIN LOCKYER.
Additional photographs provided by: Tom Lockyer, nephew of NORMAN FRANKLIN LOCKYER, Veterans Affairs Canada Canadian Virtual War Memorial and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Tom Lockyer, nephew of NORMAN FRANKLIN LOCKYER and Veterans Affairs Canada Canadian Virtual War Memorial.

 

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What other people have said

Brampton, Ontario

Margaret Gaunt

Rest in peace Gunner Norman Franklin Lockyer ... you are not forgotten

On Friday, October 3, 2014
Oromocto, NB, Canada

Roy Collins

Brother-at-arms...thank you for your service, brave soldier. GUNS!!!...GOOD SHOOTING. END OF MISSION. I served 36 years with the artillery(peacetime) from 1968 til 2004 in 1st, 2nd and 3rd Regiments

On Tuesday, September 30, 2014