PREECE, RALPH BERTRAM

Birthdate
Birthplace
Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada
Age
29
Parents
Son of Charles Henry Preece and of Louise Annie May (Nancy) Preece, of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Religion
Anglican
Occupation
Lumberjack
Service number
H/19666
Engagement
1939-09-15
Disembarked
1942-08-19, France
Date of death
1942-08-19
Died
Killed in action (Dieppe Raid), France
Force
Rank
Awards
Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
Plot 1 | Row B | Grave 11

"TO A DEARLY LOVED SON AND BROTHER, ALWAYS REMEMBERED IN OUR HEARTS R.I.P."

Military grave
Additional info

Confirmed to the rank of Corporal on July 22, 1941.

Qualified Driver Group "C" on December 2, 1941.

Killed in action during Dieppe Raid. Body washed ashore near Boulogne, France.