Private DONALD LAWRENCE 'Bert' MUNDAY (photo added)

Serviceman Headstone image Serviceman thumbnail gravemarker Serviceman thumbnail
Rank Private
Forenames DONALD LAWRENCE 'Bert'
Surname MUNDAY (photo added)
Initials D L
Place of Birth OAKVILLE, MANITOBA, CANADA
Date of Birth Monday, 21 January 1924
Date of Death Tuesday, 25 July 1944
Age 20
Nationality Canadian
Residence or Entered Service From OAKVILLE, MANITOBA, CANADA
Service Number H/200166
Force Canadian Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Calgary Highlanders, 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 VII. E. 3.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF ALBERT RUPERT AND MYRTLE HANNAH MUNDAY; HUSBAND OF CATHERINE B. MUNDAY, OF UDDINGSTON, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND.

Additional Information

 

 

DONALD LAWRENCE 'Bert' MUNDAY was Married to Catherine on the 31st December 1943 in Park Church, Uddingston, Scotland, United Kingdom.

 

He died 6 months later on the 25th July 1944 near Caen, Normandy, France. Aged 20 years.

 

 

Private DONALD LAWRENCE 'Bert' MUNDAY,
on leave 1942.1

 

 

Private DONALD LAWRENCE 'Bert' MUNDAY,
on his wedding day, 31st December 1943.

 

 

Wife and husband, Catherine and DONALD LAWRENCE 'Bert' MUNDAY, undated.

 

 

Original grave marker for Private DONALD LAWRENCE 'Bert' MUNDAY, 1958.

 

 

Commemorative Certificate from Candian Minister of National Defence.

 

 

Commemorative Scroll from King George VI.

 

 

Grave of Private DONALD LAWRENCE 'Bert' MUNDAY,
His widow Catherine, and son Don, 1960.

 

 

Bretteville-sur-Laize, 1958.

 

 

Canadian War Memorial in Oakville, Manitoba, Canada,
with the name of Private DONALD LAWRENCE 'Bert' MUNDAY upon it.

 

 

References
1. Additional Information and photographs kindly provided by Don L. A. Munday, son of Private DONALD LAWRENCE MUNDAY.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph: Don L. A. Munday, son of Private DONALD LAWRENCE MUNDAY.
Individual photograph: Don L. A. Munday, son of Private DONALD LAWRENCE MUNDAY.
Additional photographs provided by: Don L. A. Munday, son of Private DONALD LAWRENCE MUNDAY & Carl Shilleto
Additional information provided by: Don L. A. Munday, son of Private DONALD LAWRENCE MUNDAY.

 

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