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Charles Willard Rogers Regiment/Service: West Nova Scotia Regiment, R.C.I.C. Service No: F/42666 Rank: Private Date of Birth: April 29, 1915 Place of Birth: Yarmouth, NS Date of Enlistment: October 30, 1939 Place of Enlistment; Bridgewater, NS Address at Enlistment: Pleasant Lake, Yarmouth Co., NS Age at Enlistment: 24 Height: 5 feet, 5 inches Trade: Labourer Religion: Baptist Martial Status: Single Next of Kin: Florence Rogers (Mother) Yarmouth, NS   Charles was the son of Watson W. and Florence M. Rogers, of Pleasant Lake, Yarmouth Co., Nova Scotia.  He died of accidental gun shot wound received November 21, 1943 while serving in Italy. Date of Death: November 22, 1943 Age at Death: 27 Cemetery: Moro River Canadian War Cemetery (Italy) Grave Reference: VIII. D. 8. The 97th name on the WWII list of the Yarmouth War Memorial Commemorated on page 208 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on April 27 Sources and Information: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Veterans Affairs Canada  
Charles W. Rogers