Corporal LLOYD ELMER BISHOP (photo added)

Serviceman Headstone image Serviceman grave marker Serviceman thumbnail
Rank Corporal
Forenames LLOYD ELMER
Surname BISHOP (photo added)
Initials L E
Place of Birth SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA
Date of Birth Saturday, 18 January 1919
Date of Death Tuesday, 06 June 1944
Age 24
Nationality Canadian
Residence or Entered Service From NEW GLASGOW, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA
Service Number F/44964
Force Canadian Army
Service/Corps/Regiment North Nova Scotia Highlanders, Canadian Infantry Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron Unknown
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BENY-SUR-MER CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY, REVIERS
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location X. H. 8.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph SADLY MISSED BY WIFE KATHLEEN. SON ROBERT AND MOTHERND
Family Details SON OF HAROLD AND JESSIE BISHOP; HUSBAND OF SARAH KATHLEEN BISHOP AND FATHER OF ROBERT, OF NEW GLASGOW, NOVA SCOTIA.

Additional Information

 

 

LLOYD ELMER BISHOP was the only son of his wIdowed mother, Jessie Bishop. His own son, Robert Harold Bishop, was only 4 years old when Corporal LLOYD ELMER BISHOP was killed in Normandy.1

 

 

Corporal LLOYD ELMER BISHOP, undated

 

 

Newspaper clipping, undated.2

 

 

 

 

Memorial plaque for Corporal LLOYD ELMER BISHOP,

 

 

 

 

for Corporal LLOYD ELMER BISHOP.
 

 

 

References
1. Additional information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Robert Harold and Barbara Bishop, son and daughter-in-law of Corporal LLOYD ELMER BISHOP.
2. Newspaper clipping courtesy of Nova Scotia Highlanders Scrapbook, via Veterans Affairs Canada Canadian Virtual War Memorial.
3. Copy of original document available from the Veterans Affairs Canada, Canadian Virtual War Memorial Book of Remembrance p250.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Robert Harold and Barbara Bishop, son and daughter-in-law of Corporal Corporal LLOYD ELMER BISHOP.
Additional photographs provided by: Robert Harold and Barbara Bishop, son and daughter-in-law of Corporal Corporal LLOYD ELMER BISHOP and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Robert Harold and Barbara Bishop, son and daughter-in-law of Corporal Corporal LLOYD ELMER BISHOP, Veterans Affairs Canada, Canadian Virtual War Memorial Book of Remembrance p250, Juno Beach Centre and Carl Shilleto.

 

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