RiflemanCANAVAN, RICHARD

Service Number 7020650

Died 08/02/1944

Aged 37

1st Bn. The London Irish Rifles
Royal Ulster Rifles

Husband of Elsie Violet Canavan, of Peckham, London.

Inscription

ALTHOUGH FAR ACROSS THE SEAS YOU LIE OUR LOVE AND THOUGHTS WILL NEVER DIE

Buried at ANZIO WAR CEMETERY

Location: Italy
Number of casualties: 1038

Cemetery/memorial reference: II, G, 7.

See cemetery plan
Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.