COCRHANE, LEO JOHN

Birthdate
Birthplace
Belle Isle, Newfoundland, Canada
Age
27
Parents
Son of Peter and Maria Cochrane of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Religion
Roman Catholic
Occupation
Dry-cleaner
Service number
F/2832
Engagement
1942-05-01, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
Overseas
1942-08-22, United Kingdom
Disembarked
1944-07-18, France
Date of death
1944-11-06
Died
Belgium, Died of wounds (accident)
Force
Rank
Regiment (Fallen buddies)
Awards
Royal Canadian Corps of Signals, 2nd Corps
Cemetery reference
Plot 10 | Row F | Grave 7
Grave Adopted
Unknown

"OF ANTIGONISH, NOVA SCOTIA. HE DIED IN DEFENCE OF HIS COUNTRY. FATHER"

Military grave
Additional info

Qualified Driver I/C Class 3 on July 31, 1942.

Assigned to II Corps Sigs., Royal Canadian Corps of Signals on August 7, 1944.

2 Brothers in the Army. Peter (Navy) and Francis served in Italy.