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CPL Francis David Alexander

Death 16 Feb 1971 (aged 36–37)
Petawawa, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada
Burial Oromocto, Sunbury County, New Brunswick, Canada
Memorial ID 100642792 · View Source
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Military Service-
Rank: Corporal
Service Number: B16166194
Age: 34
Force: Canadian Army
Unit: The Corps of Royal Canadian Engineers

Citation(s): Canadian Forces Decoration, United Nations Emergency Force Medal

He enlisted on 23 January 1956 in St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada.

Born in Stephenville, Newfoundland (before Newfoundland became a Canadian province), he was the son of Edith Hall of Kippens, Stephenville, Newfoundland; husband of Elaine May (née Canning) Alexander and father David Wayne and Ronald Michael Alexander of Petawawa, Ontario.

Corporal Francis Alexander is commemorated on Page 154 of the 'In the Service of Canada' Book of Remembrance.
By SJ Hearn 46864594

Gravesite Details Husband of Elaine May Canning




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  • Added: 13 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100642792
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for CPL Francis David Alexander (1934–16 Feb 1971), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100642792, citing Saint Vincent de Paul Cemetery, Oromocto, Sunbury County, New Brunswick, Canada ; Maintained by KAREN LOVY (contributor 47428524) .