Trooper JULIUS BENDIT (photo added)

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Rank Trooper
Forenames JULIUS
Surname BENDIT (photo added)
Initials J
Place of Birth SADAGURA, BUCOVINA, UKRAINE
Date of Birth Tuesday, 10 October 1911
Date of Death Thursday, 27 July 1944
Age 32
Nationality Unknown
Residence or Entered Service From MONTREAL, PROVINCE OF QUEBEC, CANADA
Service Number D/77
Force Canadian Army
Service/Corps/Regiment 6 Duke of Connaught's Royal Canadian Hussars, Canadian Armoured Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 5 Armoured Division Headquarters Squdron
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX MEMORIAL
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location Panel 19, Column 3.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph NO EPITAPH
Family Details SON OF MRS SABINA BENDIT

Additional Information

Newspaper obituary, undated.1

 

 

 

Telgram informing the mother of Trooper JULIUS BENDIT,
stating that he is listed as missing, presumed killed.

 

 

Letter from Department of National Defence, dated 6th April 1945,
notifying the mother of Trooper JULIUS BENDIT that he is listed as missing, presumed killed.

 

 

Letter, undated, from Trooper JULIUS BENDIT's Commanding Officer
Brigadier W. P. Gilbridge, Distinguished Service Order (DSO), Member of the Order of the British Empire (OBE).

 

 

 

 

References
1. Documents and photographs located by  Liam Holden via Veterans Affairs Canada Canadian Virtual War Memorial.
2. Copy of original document available from the Veterans Affairs Canada, Canadian Virtual War Memorial Book of Remembrance.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Liam Holden via Veterans Affairs Canada Canadian Virtual War Memorial.
Additional photographs provided by: Liam Holden via Veterans Affairs Canada Canadian Virtual War Memorial.
Additional information provided by: Liam Holden via Veterans Affairs Canada Canadian Virtual War Memorial.

 

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