CHARLET, ERNEST

Birthdate
Birthplace
Warsaw, Llowe, Poland
Age
21
Parents
Son of Karl and Fanny Levine Charlet of Winnipeg, Manitoba
Religion
Jewish
Occupation
Trimmer (cloth)
Service number
H/69954
Engagement
1942-06-12
Disembarked
1944-06-30, France
Date of death
1944-10-20
Died
Died of wounds, Belgium
Force
Rank
Awards
Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, R.C.I.C.
Plot 4 | Row A | Grave 11

"HE THAT HATH CLEAN HANDS AND A PURE HEART SHALL RECEIVE GOD'S BLESSINGS"

Military grave
Additional info

Awarded 1 Good Conduct Badge on June 12, 1944.

Wounded on October 20, 1944. Large penetration wound back of the head. Shell wound.

The Queen's Own Rifles war diary reports on October 20, 1944: 1000 hrs Adv BHQ set up in Steenhoven, Netherlands 076113. The coys are set up in front on the road to Oostbrug, which is one of the Jerry’s main points of resistance in this pocket.