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Leslie Oliver Vickery Rank: Private   Regiment/Service: West Nova Scotia Regiment, R.C.I.C. Service No.: F/66838   Date of Birth: July 25, 1924 Place of Birth: Rockville, Yarmouth Co., NS Date of Enlistment: September 13, 1943 Place of Enlistment: Yarmouth, NS Age at Enlistment: 19 Height; 5 feet, 8 inches Address at Enlistment: Central Chebogue, Yarmouth Co., NS Trade: Rigger Employment at Enlistment: Tomlinson Construction Co. (Yarmouth NS)  Marital Status: Single: Religion: Baptist Next of Kin: Mr. Oliver Vickery (Father) Central Chebogue, Yarmouth Co., NS Leslie Vickery completed basic training at No. 60 CABTC Yarmouth between October 3, 1943 and December 6, 1943. He completed advanced training at Aldershot, NS.  He was the son of George Oliver Vickery and Hazel Rhoda Vickery, of Rockville, Yarmouth, Co. Nova Scotia, Canada.  He was killed in action while serving in Italy. Date of Death: September 19, 1944   Age at Death: 20 Cemetery: CORIANO RIDGE WAR CEMETERY (Italy) Grave Reference: X, B, 5. The 115th name on the WWII list of the Yarmouth War Memorial Commemorated on page 468 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance Sources and Information: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Veterans Affairs Canada  
Leslie Oliver Vickery
Photo of Oliver Leslie Vickery – Leslie in civilian clothes with older brother George who was with the Essex Scottish Regiment.
Temporary Grave Maker - Oliver Leslie Vickery