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Donald Whitman Cook Rank: Private Service No: F/7101 Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada   Date of Birth: October 16, 1918 Place of Birth: Central Chebogue, Yarmouth Co., NS Date of Enlistment: October 11, 1939 Place of Enlistment: Yarmouth NS Address At Enlistment: Central Chebogue, Yarmouth Co., NS   Age at Enlistment: 20   Height: 5 feet, 7½ inches Weight: 140 lbs. Complexion: Medium Eyes: Brown Hair: Black Previous Military: 6th AA Battery, Royal Canadian Artillery, Yarmouth, NS Trade: Farmer Marital Status: Single (at enlistment) Religion: Baptist Next of Kin: Mildred Belle Cook (Mother) Central Chebogue, Yarmouth Co., NS   Private Donald Cook was the son of Frank G. and Mildred Belle Cook, of Central Chebogue, Yarmouth Co., Nova Scotia. He married Elizabeth Madeline Cook, of Central Chebogue on March 24, 1940.  They had three children, Wayne Whitman Cook, Gregory Morton Cook, and Donald Fraser Cook.  He was killed in action while serving in Holland. Date of Death: October 13, 1944 Age at Death: 26  Cemetery: Bergen-Op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery (Noord-Brabant,  Netherlands) Grave Reference: 1. G. 8. The 26th name on the WWII list of the Yarmouth War Memorial Commemorated on page 278 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance Page is displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on June 15 Sources and Information: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Veterans Affairs Canada    
Donald Whitman Cook