Private STANLEY THORPE (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames STANLEY
Surname THORPE (photo added)
Initials S
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Monday, 28 August 1944
Age 21
Nationality Canadian
Residence or Entered Service From KIRKLAND LAKE, ONTARIO, CANADA
Service Number B/55691
Force Canadian Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Essex Scottish Regiment, Canadian Infantry Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron Unknown
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BRETTEVILLE-SUR-LAIZE CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location VIII. A. 15.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JOHN WILLIAM AND FLORENCE MINNIE THORPE, OF KIRKLAND LAKE, ONTARIO.

Additional Information

 

 

Left to right: Joe Thorpe (brother), Florence Thorpe-Marshall (sister)
and Private Stanley Thorpe. Undated.

 

 

References
1. Additional information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Shelley Whalen, great niece of Private Stanley Thorpe.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Shelley Whalen, great niece of Private Stanley Thorpe.
Additional photographs provided by: Shelley Whalen, great niece of Private Stanley Thorpe and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Shelley Whalen, great niece of Private Stanley Thorpe.

 

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What other people have said

Norwich, UK

Amanda Squire

RIP Grandad. We never had the chance to know you, but we are so proud of you.

On Thursday, June 8, 2017
Barrie Ont Canada

Dawn Gagnon

Thank You for your brave service Grand Uncle Stanley, you are not forgotten

On Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Southampton. England

jason Tanner

R.I.P Brave Stanley.

On Saturday, September 27, 2014