HEADSTONE L/Cpl JOHN DAIGNAULT

DAIGNAULT, JOHN

Lance Corporal John Daignault (age 25) M/63818 born in St. Paul, Alberta, Canada disembarked in France on D-Day. He served with the Regina Rifle Regiment. John joined the R.R.R. on November 20, 1943. He was promoted to the rank of L/Cpl on July 21, 1944 and killed in action in the region between Strobrugge and Moerhuize, Belgium along the Leopold canal.

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Going through his service records it became clear that John's rank is currently incorrect on the headstone. CWGC confirmed a in a reply the rank suppose to be L/Cpl instead of Rfn and they shall correct or replace the headstone. Because of their enormous database this might take up to 18 months.