Major JOHN ROBERT 'Jack' WORTHINGTON

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Rank Major
Forenames JOHN ROBERT 'Jack'
Surname WORTHINGTON
Initials J R
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Friday, 18 August 1944
Age Unknown
Nationality Unknown
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown, UNKNOWN
Service Number unknown
Force Canadian Army
Service/Corps/Regiment British Columbia Regiment, Canadian Armoured Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 28 Armoured Regiment
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BRETTEVILLE-SUR-LAIZE CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XIX. F. 2.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details Unknown

Additional Information

Major JOHN ROBERT 'Jack' WORTHINGTON, rests next to his brother Lieutenant Colonel DONALD GRANT 'Don' WORTHINGTON in Bretteville-sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery.

 

 

Major JOHN ROBERET WORTHINGTON, undated.1

 

 

 

 

Headstone for Major JOHN ROBERT 'Jack' WORTHINGTON,
next to his brother Lieutenant Colonel DONALD GRANT 'Don' WORTHINGTON's headstone.3

 

 

References
1. Photograph from Veterans Affairs Canada, Canadian Virtual War Memorial.
2. Copy of Document available from Veterans Affairs Canada, Second World War Book of Remembrance p.483.
3. Photograph taken June 2017 by Carl Shilleto.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Veterans Affairs Canada, Canadian Virtual War Memorial.
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto
Additional information provided by: Carl Shilleto and Veterans Affairs Canada, Canadian Virtual War Memorial.

 

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What other people have said

Brampton, Ontario

Margaret Gaunt

Rest in peace. Your service and sacrifice is remembered.

On Tuesday, July 4, 2017