Private OSCAR JOSEPH BEAUDOIN (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames OSCAR JOSEPH
Surname BEAUDOIN (photo added)
Initials O J
Place of Birth NEPEAN, ONTARIO, CANADA
Date of Birth Sunday, 11 November 1923
Date of Death Wednesday, 07 June 1944
Age 20
Nationality Canadian
Residence or Entered Service From OTTAWA, ONTARIO, CANADA
Service Number C/103290
Force Canadian Army
Service/Corps/Regiment North Nova Scotia Highlanders, Canadian Infantry Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron Unknown
Military Honours and Awards 1939-1945 Star, France and Germany Star, Defence Medal, 1939-1945 War Medal, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and Clasp
Place of Burial/Commemoration BENY-SUR-MER CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY, REVIERS
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location II. A. 9.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF WILFRIDE AND CORDELIA BEAUDOIN, OF OTTAWA, ONTARIO.

Additional Information

 

 

OSCAR JOSEPH BEAUDOIN was born Joseph Oscar Beaudoin but went by the name of OSCAR JOSEPH BEAUDOIN. His parents were Wilfrede* and Cordelia Beaudoin. His siblings were: Arthur Raiyal Beaudoin, Francois Wilfride Beaudoin, Noela Aline Beaudoin, Victoria Celina Georgette Beaudoin, Edward Emile Beaudoin, Marie Cordelia Reina Beaudoin and Jean Marie Harold Albert Beaudoin.1

 

 

Private JOSEPH OSCAR BEAUDOIN, undated.

 

 

Medals of Private JOSEPH OSCAR BEAUDOIN.2

 

 

 

 

References
* Commonwealth War Graves Commission records spell Private JOSEPH OSCAR BEAUDOIN's father's name as Wilfred, family records spell his name as Wilfrede.
1. Photographs and Additional information, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Jeanette M. Boosamra, niece of Private JOSEPH OSCAR BEAUDOIN.
2. Medals for Private JOSEPH OSCAR BEAUDOIN are held at the Canadian Museum of History artifact Number 19800474-001.
3. Copy of original document from the Veterans Affairs Canada, Canadian Virtual War Memorial Book of Remembrance p.245.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Jeanette M. Boosamra, niece of Private JOSEPH OSCAR BEAUDOIN.
Additional photographs provided by: Jeanette M. Boosamra, niece of Private JOSEPH OSCAR BEAUDOIN and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Jeanette M. Boosamra, niece of Private JOSEPH OSCAR BEAUDOIN, Veterans Affairs CanadaSecond World War Book of Remembrance p.291.

 

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Brampton, Ontario

Margaret Gaunt

Rest in peace .... you are remembered with gratitude and respect.

On Thursday, November 6, 2014