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Pvt Willie Fong
Birth: Mar. 19, 1923
Edmundston
New Brunswick, Canada
Death: Jun. 23, 1952, South Korea

Pvt.
Service Number: SE101177
Age: 29
Force: Army
Unit: Royal 22e Regiment, R.C.I.C.
Division: R22eR
Citation: France and Germany Star, Defence Medal, War Medal 1939-45, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal with Clasp, Korea Medal, United Nations Service Medal Korea
Date of Birth: March 19, 1923
Edmundston, New Brunswick, Canada
Date of Enlistment: April 16, 1943
Quebec, Québec, Canada
Son of Mook Fong and Chow-Shee Fong of Montreal, Quebec. Brother of James, Gimmy and Mae Fong.
Commemorated on Page 24 of the Korean War Book of Remembrance.

Private Fong is listed on the Roll of Honour at The Chinese Canadian Military Museum website at: www.ccmuseum.bc.ca/honour2.htm.
You can also view photographs taken at the Busan Cemetery in Korea at the 50th anniversary of the Armistice Ceremonies held October 24, 2003.
The photographs were taken by his nephew, who was invited to the ceremony by the Korean Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs (of Korea). http://groups.msn.com/UNBereavedFamilies/ronwongcanadianphotos.msnw
 
 
Burial:
United Nations Memorial Cemetery
Busan
Busan Metropolitan City, South Korea
Plot: 21. 1. 1272
 
Created by: Herbert Rickards
Record added: Feb 28, 2011
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Pvt Willie Fong
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