LAING, ANDREW JOSEPH

Birthdate
Birthplace
Perth, Scotland
Age
22
Parents
Son of Alexander J. and Janet Brano Laing of Darlingford, Manitoba, Canada
Religion
United Church
Occupation
Farmer
Service number
H/19124
Engagement
1939-09-06
Disembarked
1942-08-19 (Dieppe)
Date of death
1942-08-19
Died
France, Killed in action or drowned
Force
Rank
Awards
Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
Plot 1 | Row E | Grave 8

"FAR FROM CANADA BUT EVER REMEMBERED BY FATHER, MOTHER, SISTERS AND BROTHERS"

Military grave
Additional info

Awarded One Good Conduct Badge on January 7, 1942.

Reported missing on August 19, 1942.

Body was ashore near Oostende, Belgium on September 9, 1942.

Father (G/46298) and brother Harry Marr also served.