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Douglas Joseph Bourque Rank: Private Regiment/Service: Essex Scottish Regiment, R.C.I.C. Service No: F/66161 Date of Birth: July 5, 1923 Place of Birth: Upper West Pubnico, Yarmouth Co., NS Date of Enlistment: December 2, 1942 Place of Enlistment: Yarmouth, NS Age at Enlistment: 19 Douglas was the son of Leo J. and Anne Julia Bourque of Upper West Pubnico, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. He was killed in action in Normandy, France. Date of Death: August 13, 1944 Age at Death: 21 Cemetery: Bretteville-Sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery (Calvados, France) Grave Reference: IX. D. 3.   The 17th name on the WWII list of the Yarmouth War Memorial Commemorated on page 255 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on May 29 Sources and Information: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Veterans Affairs Canada Library and Archives Canada    
Douglas Joseph Bourque