Name:Rank:Service No: Service: Date of Birth:Place of Birth:Date of Enlistment:Place of Enlistment:Age at Enlistment:Height:Complexion:Eye Colour: Hair Colour:Marital Status:Trade:Religion:Next of Kin:Date of Death: Age at Death:Cemetery: Reference:
Glendon Dwight RaymondPrivateF/89702North Nova Scotia Highlanders, R.C.I.C.May 1, 1923 Tidville, Digby Co., NS November 27, 1941 Kentville, NS185 fee, 6 inchesMediumBlueBrownSingleFarmerBaptistTrueman Raymond (Father) Tidville, Digby Co., NS June 6, 194421Beny-Sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, ReviersX. D. 11.Commemorated on page 424 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on September 8 Private Raymond was the son of Trueman Frank and Daisy Belle Raymond, of Tiddville, Digby Co., Nova Scotia. Private Raymond completed his basic training at Camp #60 CABTC Yarmouth. NS between February 6, 1940 and April 8, 1942 and his advanced training at Aldershot, NS. He proceeded overseas with the North Nova Scotia Highlanders, embarking at Halifax, NS on June 2, 1942 and disembarking in the UK on June 13, 1942. He served in England until June 1944.He was killed in action during the invasion at Normandy on June 6, 1944.