|Birth: ||Oct. 28, 1930, Canada|
|Death: ||Apr. 7, 1973, Vietnam|
12e Régiment Blindé du Canada
Canadian Forces (Army)
Enlisted January 20, 1966
Citation: Canadian Forces Decoration, International Commission of Control and Supervision Service Medal
Born in St. Omer, Québec
Son of Alphonse and Eméline Laviolette.
Husband of Edith (nee Verge) Laviolette and father of Sandra Laviolette.
Captain Charles E. Laviolette and eight other soldiers were killed when their helicopter was shot down over Viet Cong territory near Lao Bao, Vietnam. The were part of the troops assigned to a peacekeeping mission, associated with the International Commission of Control and Supervision (ICCS), tasked with monitoring the ceasefire in South Vietnam under the Paris Peace Accords.
Saint Charles Cemetery
Plot: Section 9, Plot 97
Created by: Milou
Record added: May 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70153694