LAPOINTE, ROSAIRE

Birthdate
Birthplace
Quebec, Quebec, Canada
Age
23
Parents
Son of Donat and Martha Lapointe of Quebec, Canada
Religion
Roman Catholic
Occupation
Clerk
Service number
E/63022
Engagement
1942-06-25
Disembarked
1944-07-06, France
Date of death
1944-09-09
Died
Belgium, Killed in action
Force
Awards
Les Fusiliers Mont-Royal, R.C.I.C.
Plot 1 | Row B | Grave 5

"TOUT POUR LA GLOIRE DE DIEU, LE TRIOMPHE DE L'EGLISE, L'HONNEUR DE MA FAMILLE"

Military grave
Additional info

The Les Fusiliers Mont-Royal War Diary reports: Belgium September 9, 1944. Early in the morning the battalion moved and took part in the chase of enemy who remained along the coast. At night the battalion took defense positions south of La Panne, Belgium and was under heavy enemy shelling.