Sergeant ANDREW LENNOX (photo added)

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Rank Sergeant
Forenames ANDREW
Surname LENNOX (photo added)
Initials A
Place of Birth GLASGOW, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Thursday, 13 January 1916
Date of Death Wednesday, 19 August 1942
Age 26
Nationality Canadian
Residence or Entered Service From WINDSOR, ONTARIO, CANADA
Service Number A/21576
Force Canadian Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Essex Scottish Regiment, Canadian Infantry Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1 Battalion, Essex Scottish Regiment
Military Honours and Awards 1939-1945 Star, Defence Medal, War Medal 1939-1945 & Canadian Volunteer Service Medal & Clasp.
Place of Burial/Commemoration DIEPPE CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY, HAUTOT-SUR-MER
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location D. 22.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph NO EPITAPH
Family Details SON OF SARAH LENNOX OF GLASGOW, UNITED KINGDOM. MARRIED TO JOAN AUDREY LENNOX OF SURREY, UNITED KINGDOM 11 OCTOBER 1941. FATHER OF STUART LENNOX, BORN 15 APRIL 1942.

Additional Information

Sergeant ANDREW LENNOX served with 14 Platoon, C Company, 1 Battalion, Essex Scottish Regiment, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps.

 

 

Statement, dated 18th April 1943, from Corporal J.O. Reilly,
Regarding death of SERGEANT ANDREW LENNOX.1

 

 

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 324, Tributes to the Fallen,
for SERGEANT ANDREW LENNOX.2

 

 

 

 

References
1. Document kindly provided by Bill Siddall, Historian & Archivist Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 324, Wheatley, Ontario, Canada.
2. Tributes to the Fallen, kindly provided by Bill Siddall, Historian & Archivist Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 324, Wheatley, Ontario, Canada.
3. Copy of original document from the Veterans Affairs Canada, Canadian Virtual War Memorial Book of Remembrance p.90.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 324, Wheatley, Ontario, Canada.
Additional photographs provided by:  
Additional information provided by: Bill Siddall, Historian & Archivist Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 324, Wheatley, Ontario, Canada.

 

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